policies

cryptojacking

Apple Bans Cryptocurrency Mining In App Store

Apple recently updated its developer policies to ban apps that mine cryptocurrencies like Monero on user devices.
Jordan Pearson
6.11.18
Lil B

Rapper Lil B Sent Us the Posts Facebook Calls ‘Hate Speech’

Facebook says its policies are “race-neutral.”
Jordan Pearson
10.11.17
Elections

Why Britain’s Snap Election Is Bad News for Science

Theresa May has a questionable history with science and tech policies, and her leadership might now be extended.
Ben Sullivan
4.18.17
politics

Airbnb Hires Ex-Clinton Aide to Play Nice With Policymakers

Chris Lehane is bringing his reputation for tenacity to the apartment sharing app.
Kari Paul
8.27.15
Stuff

Johann Hari Wants To Change Everything You Know About Drugs

"The drug war distorts how we think about drugs themselves. You might put on Facebook, 'I had a great bottle of wine last night', but you'd be foolish to put 'I had a great line of coke last night'."
Alan Weedon
8.17.15
News

Explaining Jeremy Corbyn, Britain's Insurgent Left-Wing Icon, to Americans

The British Labour Party is having a leadership election and the front-runner makes Bernie Sanders look like Donald Trump.
Gavin Haynes
8.14.15
Sports

It's Hard to be a Gay Athlete in Australia and New Zealand

For a huge number of Australian and New Zealand LGBT athletes, coming out to their teams isn't an option.
Denham Sadler
5.22.15
News

What’s Driving the Rising Support for the Australian Greens?

Is the increased support for the Greens' merely disaffected voters turning away from the major parties, or a sign that the Australian electorate is turning towards more progressive ideals?
Paul Gregoire
4.13.15