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The Major Component Missing From Trump's Executive Order on Cybersecurity

When it comes to cybersecurity, your daily life might be far more affected by your state or city government than national policy.


Malicious Cyber Capability Is Spreading. How Do We Stop It?

It’s easier than ever to launch a large-scale attack using leaked information.


The Spawn of Frankenstein: A Future Tense Event Recap

Rachelle Hampton wrote for Slate about the Spawn of Frankenstein event.


Practicing Good Personal Cybersecurity Isn’t Just About Protecting Yourself

Josephine Wolff wrote for Slate about good personal cybersecurity.


How Pokémon Go Violates the Original Vision for Pokémon

Ernest Ezeugo wrote for Slate about why Pokémon Go falls short of the franchise creator's vision.


Where Even Nightmares Are Classified: Psychiatric Care at Guantánamo

Sheri Fink published a third piece in the New York Times as part of a series on the lasting effects of abusive interrogations.


Don’t Connect to a Public Wi-Fi Network Anywhere You Wouldn’t Go Barefoot

Jamie Winterton wrote in Slate.com about wifi connectivity and your data protection.


Teens Who Say No to Social Media

Future Tense fellow Christine Rosen wrote an article for the Wall Street Journal about teens who choose not to use social media.


Is It Really Illegal to Share Your Netflix Password?

Josephine Wolff wrote for Future Tense about the effect of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.


Zika’s Getting All of the Attention. It Shouldn’t.

Donna A. Patterson writes for Slate about the Zika epidemic and how it compares to other regional outbreaks.


How to Be Good

Adam Elkus wrote for Future Tense explaining why you can't teach human values to artificial intelligence.


What a Recently Uncovered Story by W.E.B. Du Bois Tells Us About Afrofuturism

“The word really captured everything we’d always known about black culture, but it gave us something to call it.”