Sci/tech writer for The Economist, IEEE Spectrum, The Guardian, Wired, Backchannel, MIT Tech Review, New Scientist et al. 2014 KSJ Fellow. 2015 AAAS Kavli. SJW.

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Mark Harris is an investigative technology reporter based in Seattle, writing for The Guardian, IEEE Spectrum, Backchannel, MIT Technology Review, The Economist and New Scientist. He has broken stories about self-driving vehicles, giant airships, AI body scanners, faulty defibrillators, and monke...

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RT @MuckRock: MuckRock Release Notes: We want your help testing a new way to analyze documents  https://buff.ly/2mAUJjV  by @mitchell_kotler
RT @Tweetermeyer: RUMOR: Tesla has made a coast-to-coast "Full Self Driving" trip with 30 human interventions. Attempts are ongoing.  https://www.reddit.com/r/teslamotors/comments/7qtnf5/rumorspeculation_tesla_has_completed_the_coast_to/ 
@PeterCBigelow @voyage I saw it but didn't brave the crowds to get inside. I'll check it out.
@PeterCBigelow @voyage And probably the lowest penetration of smartphone usage. It's a question of designing systems for accessbility. However, I guess that many seniors like - and some need - human drivers to assist with doors, bags, step-free drop-off. AVs a long way from that...
@PeterCBigelow I'm not convinced. Look at @voyage pilots in communities of older folks in CA and FL. Well-managed roll-out seems to work OK...  https://voyage.auto/communities/ 
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