We face a crisis of computing. The very devices that were supposed to augment our minds now harvest them for profit. How did we get here? (LARB)
"The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels" is as thin as it is revealing (LARB)
One of the most remote inhabited islands in the world – only accessible by ship – built a new £285 million airport. But it doesn’t work. I traveled there to get the scoop.
Humanity at its most desperate won't be rescued by Apps at their most cunning. But that won't stop some from experimenting on the homeless.
Politicians and public figures repeatedly claim that Americans have lost sight of the "dignity of hard work." Four decades of economic stagnation beg to differ.