Call for Contributors for Issue 9: Hard problems

Have you heard this one before? "There are only two hard problems in computer science: cache invalidation, naming things, and off-by-one errors." The idea for our next issue started when your editor was talking to someone who said, "you could do a whole issue on timezones." So yes, why not? What makes a 'hard problem' has … Continue reading Call for Contributors for Issue 9: Hard problems

Call for contributors on security and surveillance

In our first issue of 2017, we'll be talking about security and surveillance, with a focus on topics that will help people in our quickly-changing digital and political environment. We're interested in covering this all the way through the stack, from users to hardware. Here’s some ideas we could cover: email encryption sensitive data storage … Continue reading Call for contributors on security and surveillance

Open call: working with inclusive communication

For The Responsible Communication Style Guide, we’re accepting pitches for essays to help our readers make better use of the style guide's information. We’re looking for articles that cover both what to do and how to avoid making mistakes when working with identity in technology. Here’s some ideas we could cover: The evolution of language … Continue reading Open call: working with inclusive communication