Tech

Valuations of tech stocks have become insanely high

7 August 2018 17:21

What are we to make of a 19 per cent fall in both Facebook and Twitter shares at the end…

The Facebook scandal exposes our politicians’ technical illiteracy

26 April 2018 8:34

Imagine a world in which all politicians were computer scientists. What a dreary dystopia that would be. It’s hard to…

Cambridge Analytica’s flaws aren’t unique in the world of big tech

21 March 2018 12:44

The furious response to the revelations about Cambridge Analytica is in danger of missing the point. Much of the backlash…

The backlash against big tech is in danger of going too far

6 November 2017 12:00

I’ve long believed the public has a good bullshit meter. It’s imprecise and sometimes temporarily misdirected, but people usually sense…