Wired Magazine / New York Times Magazine
Columnist for Wired magazine and contributing writer to the New York Times Magazine; author of Smarter than You Think: How Technology Is Changing Our Minds for the Better
The features that make up your face are unique to you, just like your fingerprints. Think of it as your "faceprint."
Sep. 7, 2015from To the Point
Facebook and Google aren’t the only companies using Face Recognition technology. It’s a tool of law enforcement, commercial enterprises—and even churches.
Jul. 10, 2015from To the Point
Wearable devices to monitor bodily functions now constitute a multi-billion-dollar industry.
May. 25, 2015from To the Point
President Trump has invited Iran to “pick up the phone and call” him. He’s also threatened the “end” of that country. It’s the latest act in a long international drama.
May. 23from To the Point
Will these tariffs on Mexico last forever?
May. 31from Left, Right & Center
Today Special Counsel Robert Mueller broke his silence about his report.
May. 29from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
More than a million species of plants, animals, fish and insects are going extinct because of human activity. A massive report from the UN blames it partly on climate change.
May. 10from To the Point
Partisanship is more powerful than science, even for conservative environmentalists. They don’t buy warnings about an existential crisis.
May. 6from To the Point
Former Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke says people cannot afford to live near where they work right now, so the country needs more federal funding for affordable housing, but it should…
Jun. 19from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is running for the Democratic nomination for president.
May. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Special Counsel Robert Mueller makes a public statement.
May. 29from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Jet aircraft contribute 2% of all greenhouse gases--raising challenging questions. Is there a moral obligation to travel less? What are the alternatives to going by plane?
Jun. 17from To the Point