Category: Global Tech
A primer on the tech issues behind the cyberattacks that have roiled the 2016 presidential campaign.
2016 report from the Congressional Research Service that outlines the key components of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
2015 paper from Uppsala University and the London School of Economics on the economic effects of industrial robots, based on data collected from 1993 to 2007 in 17 countries.
2015 study from the OECD and Switzerland's Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies on the potential of the Internet to improve businesses' performance.
2015 paper from the University of Maryland highlighting the emerging field of reporting on algorithms and laying out definitions, strategies and key issues for reporters.
2015 roundup of research relevant to the debate over extremists' usage of social media channels to deliver propaganda and efforts to deal with threats and incitement online.
2014 research review on how technology will increasingly break down labor into component parts and related economic and employment outcomes.
2015 essay on how early adoption of technology can stifle later innovation, by Ethan Zuckerman, director of the Center for Civic Media at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
2013 review of research and article in the journal Science on the global energy consumption of Internet and communications technology.
2014 article from the University of Copenhagen on how, when public space meets common knowledge, power can shift from established authority to the people