The Electric Typewriter

Great articles and essays by the world's best journalists and writers.
25th Jun

by Clive Thompson

Mapping out the links between people to see whether, and how, behavior spreads.

12th Mar

by Clive Thompson

Johnathan Goodwin can get 100 mpg out of a Lincoln Continental, cut emissions by 80%, and double the horsepower. Does the car business have the guts to follow him?

19th Sep

by Clive Thompson

Marketers spend a billion dollars a year targeting influentials. Duncan Watts says they’re wasting their money.