Advanced technology promises to modernize everything from communication to war, but math and machines are not immune to human bias.
The social media giant preaches “connection” as its ultimate goal, but we can’t forget that it has only ever been in business for itself.
The anti-choice movement has a new vicious tactic: terrorizing repro-rights fund-raising efforts online. Will the Supreme Court decide a cyber attack is on par with a physical one?
The algorithms used to determine how to target ads are based on biased data that assumes most social-media users are white men. That’s not only wrong—it’s racist.
A top scientist in her field reflects on the sexist culture that has held her, and so many other women in STEM, from reaching their full potential. And yet, she's hopeful.
While more women are entering tech—and rising in its ranks—a persistent sexist culture still holds them back.
As we begin to get our heads around what the internet will look like without net neutrality, one thing is clear: Women will be put out of business.
In this elegy to Twitter, the writer reflects on the platform she first joined a decade ago—once a place to network with her literary idols—and the troll-laden, gladiator-like arena...
The unprofitable social-media giant—a bot-and-troll-infested hellscape—has changed the way we disseminate and digest our information. Is the platform worth defending?
While it may be a haven for trolls, the social-media platform also provides many people of color a big, supportive community—and a means to find work.
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