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The term “eating your own dog food” comes from programmers who force themselves to use the programs they create; that’s how the bugs get worked out. According to technology writer Clive Thompson, politicians should take a cue from the tech world – and live by their own policies. Read More...

Digital distractions bombard us every second and stop us from making a dent in that lengthy to-do list. Technology writer Clive Thompson explains how we could put our many screens to better use. Read More...

Electronic waste is piling up in landfills. We chucked 2.4 million tons of it in 2010 and recycled just 27 percent. Technology writer Clive Thompson argues that a fixer movement could solve this century-old problem. Read More...

Technology writer Clive Thompson explains why everything we know that's wrong about being wrong could also be wrong. Read More...

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