18-month investigation into disinformation and fake news calls Facebook “digital gangsters”


Trainers, Explainers, and Sustainers – the jobs AI will create

Summer Exhibition 2012 Private View. Photo (c) Darren Gerrish, (c) Royal Academy of Arts


The neurologist, Oliver Sacks on steam engines, smartphones, and fearing the future.

“They have given up, to a great extent, the amenities and achievements of civilization: solitude and leisure, the sanction to be oneself, truly absorbed, whether in contemplating a work of art, a scientific theory, a sunset, or the face of one’s beloved.”