Trump and the Risks of Digital Hate

In the year 1929, the Nazi propaganda tabloid Der Stürmer published a caricature of an imaginary group of devious looking Jewish people peeling...

Here's the NSA Agent Who Inexplicably Exposed Critical Secrets

A series of leaks has rocked the National Security Agency over the past few years, resulting in digital spy tools strewn across the...

Apple's MacOS High Sierra Update Reintroduces "Root" Bug For Some Users

When a company like Apple rushes out a software patch for a critical security bug, it deserves praise for protecting its customers quickly....

North Korea's Latest Missile Test Was Even Scarier Than It Seemed

When North Korea tested an intercontinental ballistic missile on Tuesday, analysts quickly determined that the weapon would be able to reach any target...

The Michael Flynn Guilty Plea Is Robert Mueller's Most Significant Move Yet

Just 17 months after leading chants of “lock her up” at the Republican National Convention, protesting FBI director James Comey’s handling of the...

The US Should Modernize Election Systems to Prevent Hacking

Our democracy hinges on protecting Americans’ ability to fairly choose our own leaders, and this requires public confidence that the voting results announced...

Expensify’s Use of Amazon Mechanical Turk Reveals Privacy Risks Behind AI

It's increasingly unremarkable for consumers to use artificial intelligence tools in their daily lives. Machine learning algorithms power your smart assistants, organize your...

The FCC's Net Neutrality Comments Included Millions of Fake Emails and More

Over a third of the nearly 22 million comments that poured into the Federal Communications Commission regarding its plan to repeal net neutrality...

Supreme Court Must Understand That Cell Phones Aren’t Voluntary

You may not realize it, but the cell phone in your pocket creates a time-stamped map of everywhere you go: where you shop,...

North Korea’s Missile Test Puts the Entire US in Range

After two months of relative quiet on the missile launch front, North Korea Tuesday tested an intercontinental ballistic missile that, early estimates show,...