How is your online privacy at risk under the new administration? Dallas Harris recounts the latest threat: calling all your browsing “non-sensitive.”
From Regards Citoyens, a look into how “civic tech” needs to be connected with actual civics if it is to be anything but a ploy.
There’s software used across the country to predict future criminals. And it’s biased against blacks. Julia Angwin, Jeff Larson, Surya Mattu and Lauren Kirchner do the legwork.
Our man in the high chair concludes his sojourn through the world of free software.
Bulbasaur! Jon Tennant excavates some Permian knowledge for you lovers of paleontology.
Of nationalism and freedom, without which there can be no science. Hilda Bastian appreciates the life and work of Archibald V. Hill, and finds in it a warning for science today.