Pulitzer

4.16.18

Kendrick Lamar Just Won a Pulitzer Prize

In what amounts to a massive shock, the Pulitzer Prize for Music has gone to the 30-year-old Compton rapper in honor of his 2017 album, 'DAMN.'

5.7.17

Teaching Machines to Detect Fake News Is Really Hard

Researchers combined meta-data with over 10,000 examples of IRL fake news in a dataset to train machine learning algorithms how to automatically detect fake news.

4.10.17

Here Are the 2017 Pulitzer Prize Winners

Colson Whitehead, David Fahrenthold of the 'Washington Post,' and the collective behind the Panama Papers report were among those honored.

4.21.16

I Spent All of 4/20 in Taco Bell

I dared to Live Mas™ to understand the true meaning of 4/20.

1.30.16

Did Reporting on Snowden Docs Deny a White House Advisor His Security Clearance?

Barely a month into the job, former FTC chief technologist and security researcher Ashkan Soltani is leaving his post.

8.7.14

I Was One of the “Half a Dozen Drunk Hippies” Thom Yorke Played a Secret DJ Set To

Except it wasn’t half a dozen people, none of them were hippies, but I was quite drunk.

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4.15.14

Congressman Peter King Should Shut Up About Edward Snowden and the Pulitzer

One of the angriest blowhards in the House of Representatives is at it again.