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Big Technology obtained the five draft bills currently circulating around the House of Representatives that target Big Tech. If they’re signed into law, it will be bad news for the tech giants.


A preview of my July 2021 Locus Magazine column

Two hands locked in a Chinese Finger Trap
Two hands locked in a Chinese Finger Trap
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Some of privacy’s thorniest questions

The torso and hands of a zoot-suited con-artist playing a shell game; behind his body is a Matrix-style waterfall of green characters on a black background. The pea in the shell-game is the eye of HAL9000 from 2001. Image: Cryteria (modified) https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:HAL9000.svg CC BY: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/deed.en
The torso and hands of a zoot-suited con-artist playing a shell game; behind his body is a Matrix-style waterfall of green characters on a black background. The pea in the shell-game is the eye of HAL9000 from 2001. Image: Cryteria (modified) https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:HAL9000.svg CC BY: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/deed.en


Open Dialogue

Evan Selinger in conversation with Mary Berk

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Will the AMP format die as a result?

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A new policy perfectly illustrates a core issue across the industry

New Google Photos icon.
New Google Photos icon.
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‘This is the future I hope we will help bring about’

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The pro-Trump group attracted 300,000 members in just two days

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Illustrations: Shira Inbar

The net of a thousand lies


Pattern Matching

Taking on a powerful industry takes time — and a truly outraged public

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