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Geoffrey A. Fowler
Technology Columnist . Previously . Geoffrey.Fowler@WashPost.com. DM for Signal.
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Geoffrey A. Fowler 4h
An argument to be more optimistic about tech in this era of snarky pessimism.
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Geoffrey A. Fowler 4h
Thanks, but I’ll keep wearing a bike helmet
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Geoffrey A. Fowler 4h
Helmets save lives on bikes, do they not? And saying “but what about cars!” is about as helpful as saying “but Hillary’s emails!"
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Geoffrey A. Fowler 4h
Replying to @eliotwb @peterjholley
This piece by answers one of those questions: 8. Between June and September 2017, physicians at University of Utah Health’s emergency room treated eight patients injured by scooters, although each of those were probably people’s personal devices.
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Geoffrey A. Fowler 5h
And just as scooter helmet laws go out the door ...
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JaviAir 6h
*Slaps roof of Facebook app* This bad boy can fit so many fake news in it.
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Faiz Siddiqui 5h
A good time to re-up this from Ben Folds, and others: The Washington Post Magazine asked Ben Folds to write a song about anything. He chose Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein
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Josh Dawsey 5h
Something is happening with Rod Rosenstein.
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Teddy Schleifer 5h
Uber drivers and other gig economy workers are earning half what they did five years ago
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Geoffrey A. Fowler 6h
Replying to @markhurst
It’s a good point. Certainly the phone raises anxiety. Have you seen any research showing the Watch does?
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Geoffrey A. Fowler 6h
Best use of a new Apple Watch this week: Monitoring your heart rate while surfing the media maelstrom ahead. Breathe, breathe!
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Geoffrey A. Fowler 6h
Cool journalism job alert —>
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Geoffrey A. Fowler 20h
Godspeed to and . May 1,000 investigations bloom.
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Derek Willis Sep 23
Worked at NYT for 7 years, got a fair amount of critical feedback from readers, esp on political stories. Not one of them referenced my ethnicity or sex. Weird how this happens to women and minorities. Or not weird at all.
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Geoffrey A. Fowler Sep 23
Great analysis. Just offering consumers privacy “controls” few use doesn’t solve much.
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Geoffrey A. Fowler Sep 23
Can a robot dog ever be man’s new best friend? Or is that idea a sad commentary on modern life? Strong views from readers on my review of Aibo, the remarkably affectionate robot dog from Sony today in Sunday Business.
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Matea Gold Sep 22
NEW: A woman who Ford said was at the party says she does not recall being at a gathering with Kavanaugh -- but believes Ford's allegation.
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Geoffrey A. Fowler Sep 22
Another photo test: Portait Mode on the iPhone X vs XS. More detail in the fur. Worth an upgrade from an X? Probably not.
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PCMag Sep 22
Most teens believe tech companies manipulate users to spend more time on their devices:
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