Lily Hay Newman

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Writer for Slate's technology blog, Future Tense

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Of all the news to come out of this week’s Apple Worldwide Developers Conference, one update went almost unnoticed: Apple is partnering with a small startup to make online searching…

The Battle Over Private Search

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