Slate

Stop Calling Decentralization of the Internet “Balkanization”

  • By
  • Tim Maurer,
  • New America Foundation
February 19, 2014 |

How the NSA Hurts Our Economy, Cybersecurity, and Foreign Policy | Slate

  • By
  • Danielle Kehl,
  • New America Foundation
July 31, 2014 |
More than a year after the Snowden revelations, we’re clearly still grappling with the effects of NSA surveillance.

Bill Gates Is an Autodidact. You’re Probably Not. | Slate

  • By
  • Annie Murphy Paul,
  • New America Foundation
July 23, 2014 |
Ed tech promoters need to understand how most of us learn.

Putting Teachers at the Center of Education Technology | Slate

  • By
  • Annie Murphy Paul,
  • New America Foundation
July 16, 2014 |
This great program needs only a TV and VCR—no iPads necessary.

How India’s Economic Rise Could Bolster America’s Economy | Slate

  • By
  • Zachary Karabell,
  • New America Foundation
July 2, 2014 |
Narendra Modi’s pro-reform government could do for the next decade what China did at the turn of the millennium.
Programs:

Techno Sapiens: The Ghost in the Data Edition

  • By
  • Christine Rosen,
  • Marvin Ammori,
  • New America Foundation
July 7, 2014 |
Welcome to Techno Sapiens, a biweekly series of six podcasts hosted by Future Tense fellows, Christine Rosen, senior editor of the New Atlantis: A Journal of Technology & Society, and Marvin Ammori, a First Amendment lawyer who has worked for Google, eBay, and Dropbox, among others. Each podcast will examine how technology—now and in the future—will impact us as a species, and how we relate to each other.
Programs:

Why Schools’ Efforts to Block the Internet Are So Laughably Lame

  • By
  • Annie Murphy Paul,
  • New America Foundation
July 1, 2014 |

Data-Driven Discrimination

  • By
  • Seeta Gangadharan,
  • New America Foundation
  • and Samuel Woolley
June 6, 2014 |

No Sex, Please, We’re French | Slate

  • By
  • Zachary Karabell,
  • New America Foundation
June 20, 2014 |
Programs:

Participatory Budgeting Lets Citizens Help Decide Where Their Tax Dollars Go

  • By
  • Hollie Russon-Gilman,
  • New America Foundation
June 17, 2014 |
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