Mar 28, 2017
Photo Illustration by Thomas Trutschel/Photothek via Getty Images Israel

Backdoors into Whatsapp’s encryption is not the UK’s answer to terrorism

Despite what Amber Rudd believes, targeting popular tech will not solve their intelligence problem, doing more harm than good

Mar 10, 2017
Buzz Aldrin addresses the International Space University, taking place this year at the Technion Institute of Technology in Haifa, Israel. Photo credit: Laura Rosbrow-Telem / Geektime

7 serious sessions at Austin’s SXSW that make Gamergate panels look like child’s play

Enough with Gamergate, we have to talk about pressure on the press, the rise of basic income, space travel, and possible misuse of AI

Mar 06, 2017
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 11: President-elect Donald Trump speaks at a news cenference at Trump Tower on January 11, 2017 in New York City. This is Trump's first official news conference since the November elections. Photo credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Israel

30 nominations Donald Trump still hasn’t made that are critical for US technology growth

Startups, major corporations, and tech workers should be looking more closely at these positions as they are filled for critical statements on taxes, research, and [Read More...]

Mar 01, 2017

Disrupted: Cameroonian entrepreneurs struggle to keep business flowing under internet ban over protests

Feb 10, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: President-elect Donald Trump (C) and President Barack Obama (R) are greeted by members of the Congressional leadership including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) as they arrive for Trump's inauguration ceremony at the Capitol on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump became the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by J. Scott Applewhite - Pool/Getty Images Israel)

How an app called Countable helps people connect to Congress

Jan 11, 2017
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 11: President-elect Donald Trump speaks at a news cenference at Trump Tower on January 11, 2017 in New York City. This is Trump's first official news conference since the November elections. Photo credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Israel

Donald Trump admits Russia likely influenced US election, provides other thoughts on hacking

In Trump's first press conference, he conceded that Russia likely meddled with the US election. Here, we analyze his comments on hacking

Jan 10, 2017

What impact will France’s Right to Disconnect law have on startups?

Can French legislation roll back a growing trend in the country's economy to work beyond the legendary 35-hour work week? We ask French startups what they think

Jan 07, 2017
GERMANY, BONN - DECEMBER 29: In the suspicion - hacker attacks, election influence, ecomomic and industrial espionage, etc. - the activities of Russia and other nations on the World Wide Web. The symbol photo shows a computer hard drive in which the portrait of the Russian President Putin reflects. Photo credit: Ulrich Baumgarten via Getty Images Israel

Public copy of US ‘election hacking’ report leaves much unanswered

The issue is so overtly partisan now, too, that it will remain unsettled for years to come