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‘Big Tech’ isn’t one big monopoly – it’s 5 companies all...

Amanda Lotz, University of Michigan Public concern about Facebook’s power in society – and in politics – has skyrocketed in the wake of revelations that...

Encrypted smartphones secure your identity, not just your data

Susan Landau, Tufts University Smartphones store your email, your photos and your calendar. They provide access to online social media sites like Facebook and Twitter,...

Your mobile phone can give away your location, even if you...

Guevara Noubir, Northeastern University U.S. military officials were recently caught off guard by revelations that servicemembers’ digital fitness trackers were storing the locations of their...

Does Apple have an obligation to make the iPhone safer for...

Jean Twenge, San Diego State University The average teen spends at least six hours a day looking at a screen, with most of it from...

Does Apple have an obligation to make the iPhone safer for...

Jean Twenge, San Diego State University The average teen spends at least six hours a day looking at a screen, with most of it from...

A grim year for the smartphone: 5 essential reads

Nick Lehr, The Conversation The year 2017 marked the 10th anniversary of the iPhone. Five years ago, for the first time, over 50 percent of...

Skip fights about digital devices over the holidays – instead, let...

Shelia R. Cotten, Michigan State University Holidays are a time for family and friends to come together, to celebrate and to enjoy each other’s company....

Why Silicon Valley wants you to text and drive

Jack Barkenbus, Vanderbilt University As self-driving cars come closer to being common on American roads, much of the rhetoric promoting them has to do with...

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Climate change is shrinking the Colorado River

Brad Udall, Colorado State University and Jonathan Overpeck, University of Arizona The nation’s two largest reservoirs, Lake Mead on the Arizona/Nevada border and Lake Powell...