Facebook bravely admits that it is a problem, and suggests we spend more time on Facebook

Yesterday (Dec. 15), a strange post went up on Facebook’s corporate blog. It was strange because it suggested that Facebook might, in fact, be bad…

Tech Q&A: Hacked lightbulbs, secret sexts, malevolent Facebook quizzes and more

I am concerned my son is sexting. I looked on his phone and didn’t see anything. But maybe I did not look in the right place. Can you help?

A big wave surfers’ guide to taking calculated risks

North Shore, Oahu, Hawaii To an outsider, it looked all wrong. About 70 tanned, broad-shouldered men (and three women) in shorts, flip-flops, and t-...

Uber Ex-Manager Details Company’s Alleged Surveillance Tactics

Fresh details of Uber Technologies Inc.'s alleged surveillance tactics — by humans and electronic means — and in particular its scraping of...

The literary genius of Africa’s leading innovation scholar, Calestous Juma

Calestous Juma, the towering Kenyan scholar of technology and development, died on Friday (Dec. 15) at the age of 64 in Boston, Massachusetts. Juma,...