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Colbert Precisely Nails Why Amazon Drones Are So Unsettling

Colbert Precisely Nails Why Amazon Drones Are So Unsettling

Ross Luippold  12. 3.2013
Stephen Colbert had a message for Amazon founder and "billionaire Busytown worm" Jeff Bezos last night: Forget about delivery drones, and...
Drone Hunting Practice Begins In Colorado Town

Drone Hunting Practice Begins In Colorado Town

Matt Ferner  12. 2.2013
One resident of the small Colorado town of Deer Trail is hopeful that his drone hunting ordinance will pass, so much so that he's already...
Drone Used To Sneak Contraband Into Georgia Prison

Drone Used To Sneak Contraband Into Georgia Prison

12. 2.2013
Amazon may be making the headlines for drone deliveries, but four suspects in Georgia are one step ahead of the online shopping giant. The...
First Victim of Amazon Drones: The Credibility of CBS and <i>60 Minutes</i>

First Victim of Amazon Drones: The Credibility of CBS and 60 Minutes

12. 2.2013
Why is this incredibly tight-lipped company suddenly showing off prototypes? The answer is that these drones were not designed to carry...
Amazon a Customer Service Champ One Day, Chump the Next?

Amazon a Customer Service Champ One Day, Chump the Next?

12. 2.2013
Perhaps Mayday, in its implied greatness, is just another Amazonian invasion of our privacy we should be wary of.
Debating Killer Robots

Debating Killer Robots

11.30.2013
While we continue to think about why using robots in war is problematic, from moral, legal and prudential perspectives, we should also...

Counting the Dead in the War on Terror

11.26.2013
People of faith must remember the suffering of those affected by American policy abroad. While the U.S. Congress refuses to count the dead,...
Drone Strikes in Pakistan: Reapers of Their Own Destruction

Drone Strikes in Pakistan: Reapers of Their Own Destruction

11.25.2013
The two drone strikes in November show that these attacks don't just kill and maim individuals. They also blow up peace talks. They weaken...
A Drone Victim's Message to the United States

A Drone Victim's Message to the United States

11.24.2013
It is impossible to hear a story like Faisal's without concluding that the use of drones in targeted killing, far from making America safer,...

The Week to Week News Quiz for 11/22/13

11.24.2013
Muggings, drones, and Middle Eastern arrests fill up our latest Week to Week news quiz. See how much you've been following the news lately....

Pretend It Was President McCain

11.22.2013
Had McCain been president for the last five years, a lot of things would probably be the same, and some would be different. The biggest...
9 Reasons Drones Are Actually Awesome

9 Reasons Drones Are Actually Awesome

Andy McDonald  11.22.2013
Imagine a future chock full of unmanned vehicles, more commonly referred to by the ominous, near-Star Warsian term "drones." Did your brain...
House Committee Rejects Drone Casualty Records Provision

House Committee Rejects Drone Casualty Records Provision

11.21.2013
WASHINGTON, Nov 21 (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives intelligence committee rejected a proposal on Thursday that would have...

Mr. Gaber Goes to Washington

11.21.2013
Faisal bin Ali Gaber had little occasion to think of the West until last August, when missiles from an American drone struck his hometown...