It’s like a scene from a Dr Who Christmas special: legions of people walk zombie-like across city streets, staring fixedly into their phones.
New Statesman staff discuss the hundreds of hours they spent on the instant messaging site – and why it was eventually time to move on.
Currently, 700,000 people die per year from the resistance of microbes to medicine, and it is predicted that 10 million people will die per year by 2050.
Like all the scions of Harry Potter webmastery, I ruled with a gently fascist temperament.
Welcome to the New Statesman's internet histories week, a re-examination of the parts of our lives spent online.
The saving grace for Europe and North America will be their relative affluence and greater levels of education.
Removing a story that doesn't have three reliable outlets behind it? Sounds like a good idea to me
There is no such thing as objective journalism, and in the case of Facebook, no requirement to be objective.
The government’s proposed Modern Transport Bill and Digital Economy Bill give the speech a modern facelift.
The new material possesses both liquid and solid properties.
The system could lead to the development of future AI capable of communicating with humans.
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