Who knows you best? It’s probably not a person.
What is an algorithm? And why do we need them?
Is the loss of privacy in the digital age even greater than we realize?
Why are authoritarians around the world gaining power? A new, 21st-century brand of propaganda is at least partly to blame.
Turns out, Russia tried to sow chaos in the United States through digital disinformation and disruption long before the 2016 election.
The story behind Russian disinformation efforts we saw in 2016? It’s complicated.
Climate change is already reshaping the natural world, but how does it affect human behavior?
The United States is a pretty divided country; which may just feel like an inevitable product of our times. But it turns out there’s one partisan tool, in particular, that bears at least some of the blame. It’s something that is used behind closed doors, and that, thanks to the power of software and data, has turned into an ever more powerful partisan weapon. One that has now gone so far that some are saying it’s subverting democracy. And without any intervention, there’s no reason to think the situation will change for the better. Has our democracy crossed a line? And if it has, what is to be done?