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Rank-and-file Silicon Valley tech workers are using their leverage to push companies toward more ethical business models, or at least away from destroying the environment and undermining human rights. Read more

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These days, when you stand up and demand to be left alone, you’re likely to be pegged as a quaint holdover from days gone by, a whiner or, more likely, someone with something to hide. Read more

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The Great Hack

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“Digital rights are human rights.” A review of the film, The Great Hack. Read more

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We are closer to a nuclear war than we have ever been. Read more

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Imagine a world where only deep pockets can afford to pay for fast Internet. Read more

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Our laws need to catch up with our technology. And fast. Read more

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The Next Big Thing in education offers great promise, but there are many, many devils hiding in the details. Read more

Public School Shakedown

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Employee Daniel Hanley talks about how IBM workers are rallying to reaffirm the company's values. Read more

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Historian Yuval Noah Harari argues that no job is safe from robots. So will the tech revolution spell the end of democracy as we know it? Read more

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“Anytime and anywhere” looks like a costly approach to education. Read more

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It had become impossible to go anywhere—out on the street, to a shopping mall, or to an airport—without noticing that every other person in earshot was engaged in a vast and urgent ongoing conversation which excluded only myself. Read more

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