Category: Technology

How A Lone Hacker Shredded the Myth of Crowdsourcing

Mark Harris
PUBLISHED BY: Backchannel ON February 9, 2015
AAAS Kavli Award

Mark Harris’s story, on a DARPA 2011 challenge, won a 2015 AAAS Kavli Science Journalism Award. Harris is an investigative technology reporter based in Seattle. Meet Adam. He’s a mid-level engineer at a mid-level software company in a cookie-cutter California office park. He […]

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Editing the Mushroom

Stephen S. Hall
PUBLISHED BY: Scientific American ON March 1, 2016
AAAS Kavli Award

A powerful new gene-editing tool is sweeping agriculture. It could transform the debate over genetic modification.






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Madhumita Venkataramanan: My Identity For Sale

Madhumita Venkataramanan
PUBLISHED BY: Wired ON October 30, 2014
CASW Clark/Payne

Madhumita Venkataramanan reveals the lucrative trade in our so-called “anonymous” data.






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