A history of the divide between computing and language, and why we “define and regiment our lives, including our social lives and our perceptions of our selves, in ways that are conducive to what a computer can ‘understand.’”
Tuesday, July 10
Wednesday, July 4
Inside the hacker ecosystem.
Monday, June 25
The story of an opportunity missed.
Monday, June 18
How technological progress slowed from its 20th-century peak, why we’ve shifted from changing reality to simply simulating reality, and whether capitalism is the true culprit.
Wednesday, June 13
The game’s past, present, and future.
Sunday, June 10
Shiva Ayyadurai told the world he invented email. Not everyone agreed.
Tuesday, June 5
Teaching Ted Kaczynski’s anti-technology ideas.
Monday, June 4
A profile of Hector Xavier Monsegur, aka Sabu, a hacker star of Anonymous and resident of a New York City housing project.
Tuesday, May 15
Thursday, May 10
Tuesday, May 8
From failure to Pixar, Steve Jobs’ “wilderness years.”