The Kernel




Ben Branstetter

Stephen Hawking is right—the AI arms race is already here
And humans may be powerless to stop it.
Rick PerryRick Perry is wrong—more guns won't make America's movie theaters safer
America’s mass shootings problem is not helped by useless solutions.
The real reason Gawker is falling apartThe battle at Gawker is a war for the soul of the Internet
It's a battle we'll see again and again.
angry man raging at laptop5 ways Reddit can save itself before it's too late
The rumors of Reddit’s demise are far from exaggerated.
How Reddit shoved former CEO Ellen Pao off the glass cliff
The biggest threat to Ellen Pao wasn't just the culture of the site. It was the one in the board room.
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