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Voice commands wouldn’t shock someone from the 1960s — so what technologies are we failing to imagine in 2021?

Pete Campbell, inventing Alexa


What if more tech companies actually admitted when they got it wrong?


We are not the users of their network. We *are* the network.

Photo: Susan Q Yin/Unsplash


It’s not your fault the social media giant is like this


Moral panics over new technology always hide deeper problems we don’t want to deal with.

Illustration of people reaching towards a smartphone with a rainbow over the smartphone to represent LGBTQ youth.
Image courtesy of the author


Ron worked in a biotechnology lab before becoming homeless six years ago. Photos by Talia Herman for OneZero

A group of ex-tech workers, gig employees, and locals priced out of the housing market are fighting for affordable housing in Silicon Valley


Gamblers flock to a new kind of online casino that’s open 24 hours a day

Caption: A Crash betting game on nanogames.io.


Open Dialogue

Evan Selinger in conversation with Mary Berk

Illustration: Julia Moburg/Medium; source: Getty Images


Open Dialogue

Evan Selinger in conversation with Clive Thompson

Illustration: Julia Moburg/Medium; Source: Getty Images


Big Technology

‘Maybe we’re having a bust right now, but it’ll boom again’

Mat Honan

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