Last Build Date: Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:03:00 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:03:00 -0400Police departments in about 95 percent of cities nationally have put wearable cameras on officers, or soon plan to. But do these body cameras make neighborhoods safer? Scientists want to find out.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:38:00 -0400The pontiff's message seemed to be directed at the audience in the room. "The more powerful you are," he said, "the more responsible you are to act humbly. If you don't, your power will ruin you."
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 05:03:00 -0400A man killed his infant daughter in Thailand and broadcast it live on Facebook. It comes just after the company dealt with another killing on Facebook Live that happened in Cleveland.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 09:01:00 -0400DoggoLingo is a rising language on the Internet that's full of cutesy suffixes and onomatopoeias. It might even change the way you talk to your pet.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:48:00 -0400A murder video uploaded to Facebook brought attention to how the company monitors upsetting content. Artificial intelligence may be a solution, but experts say it could bring unwanted results.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 18:14:00 -0400On Tax Day, Steve Ballmer announced USAFacts — a website where anyone can look up where government money comes from, and how it's spent, along with lots of other data.
Sun, 16 Apr 2017 08:12:08 -0400We explore the recent retail plunge — is really all about Amazon? NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Derek Thompson of The Atlantic, who says it's more complicated than that.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 21:13:00 -0400Nearly 50 years ago, visionary Bob Taylor channeled his frustrations with inefficient communication methods into launching the personal computer, as well as the forerunner of today's Internet.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 07:49:00 -0400Social media took a lot of blame for intensifying polarization and partisan acrimony during the presidential campaign. Now some startups and researchers are trying to burst ideological filter bubbles.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 05:00:00 -0400The Department of Homeland Security says such demands aren't routine and represent a fraction of those entering the country.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 13:42:00 -0400TO: Ava / FROM: Dad / SUBJECT: Your very first email ever! / "Hi Ava Bean! This is your dad (who is still getting use to that title) emailing you."
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 08:02:00 -0400When tragic events happen, social media quickly fills with rumors and fake stories. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Kate Starbird of the University of Washington about misinformation on the web.
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 07:00:13 -0400It's a simple premise — a guy, a girl, a gun and a debt to repay — but in Bioshock Infinite it becomes a mind-bending story about politics, oppression, change and sacrifice. Set in a flying city.
Sat, 08 Apr 2017 21:01:00 -0400Last weekend, a Trump staffer was accused of violating the 1939 law barring federal employees from certain political activities. But the jury's still out over whether he actually did.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 14:15:00 -0400The social media giant alleged that the Department of Homeland Security was illegally trying to identify the anonymous @ALT_uscis account. In its latest filing, Twitter says the summons was withdrawn.