Targeted ads, data mining, and the ever-present browser cookie — welcome to the attention economy.
Liberal Arts? Who’s she? Discover how UTD’s non-STEM schools battle for recognition and support from a school that seems content to ignore their existence.
Comedy is hard. It’s a lot harder if you use vulnerable and underrepresented groups for a laugh.
After the most successful losing Senate campaign in history, Beto seemed poised to become a rising star in presidential politics. What happened?
In the constant struggle to bring positive queer representation to modern media, video game characters suffer from stereotyping, hypersexualization, and total erasure of queerness.
What does do the Constitution and the Supreme Court have to say about one of the most constant political debates of the past few decades?
In one of the world’s most important economic hubs, democracy is under attack. What’s going on in Hong Kong?
In male-dominated Hollywood, blockbuster movies scramble for female representation without understanding what it should look like.
By Evan Meade Back in July, four Congressmen sent an open letter to Facebook asking them to halt development on their new “cryptocurrency” called Libra. The Representatives, all members of the U.S. House Committee on Financial Services, cited serious concerns relating to “privacy, trading, national security, and monetary policy.” They […]
One of the deepest regrets I have as a student of technology and media in a school with a begrudgingly illustrious computer science program is that I’m not as knowledgeable as I would like to be about how computers work. Like any well-meaning but stressed and high-strung college student, my […]