Aleph-Bits is Tablet’s new feature about the ethics of digital life. In today’s column: Privacy is over, Facebook already controls all of your personal data, and the only real question is whether you’ll get anything in return.
Gadgets are cool, but your privacy’s cooler
A new biography examines the ground-breaking cases, comportment, and all-around genius of the country’s first Jewish justice
The jury in the Rutgers case got it wrong: It may be the Internet, not a stupid 20-year-old, that is ultimately responsible for the tragedy
As children get older, they need more privacy—especially if their parents are writers. That’s why you won’t read much about my kids anymore.
The scandal seems to be less about Anthony Weiner’s sexual social networking than the fact that he got caught. As technology thins the line between public and private, do politicians retain a right to be human?