Facebook Finally Fixes Its Two-Factor Mess

It’s beginning to look a lot like the end of the year in cybersecurity! In an interview with the Pentagon’s artificial intelligence honcho, we looked forward at how AI will intersect with warfare in the future—and the many unresolved questions that raises. And in an interview with venerated author Cliff Stoll, we took a look…

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The AI Doctor Will See You Now

When MIT professor Regina Barzilay received her breast cancer diagnosis, she turned it into a science project. Learning that the disease could have been detected earlier if doctors had recognized the signs on previous mammograms, Barzilay, an expert in artificial intelligence, used a collection of 90,000 breast x-rays to create software for predicting a patient’s…

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The 8 Most Important Memes of 2019

Nowadays, memes go through the internet like excrement through the titular character of the The Untitled Goose Game. As we’re rocketing through this information superhighway like fish in a tube (remember when the people of Twitter longed to be salmon?), clasping onto bits of digital detritus just long enough to see if they spark joy…

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