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Sadly, the Internet Isn’t Making the World a Better Place
Tech companies are trying to hasten the spread of the digital revolution, but a new study suggests it could do more harm than good.
January 15, 2016
Yes, There Is a Technology Bubble, and That’s Okay
Nobel laureate Robert Shiller sees economic benefits to today’s technology-driven economy, but worries that automation poses “the challenge of our time.”
November 2, 2015
When Your Boss Is an Uber Algorithm
Researchers examine how Uber steers its drivers’ behavior with its automated management system, despite its promise of letting you be “your own boss.”
December 1, 2015
Lyft’s Search for a New Mode of Transport
How Uber’s archenemy plans to make the world a better place by building a kind of public transit system from private cars.
October 13, 2015