Scott Eric Kaufman

Scott Eric Kaufman is an assistant editor at Salon. He taught at a university, but then thought better of it. Follow him at @scottekaufman or email him at skaufman@salon.com.

Monty Python founding member Terry Jones diagnosed with dementia Scott Eric Kaufman
On November 28th, Nike will take us "Back to the Future" with self-lacing shoes Scott Eric Kaufman
Europe has lift off: European stock markets defy expectations, skyrocket for second day running Scott Eric Kaufman
Meet your "Doom": Carnegie Mellon researchers deliberately violate Asimov's First Law of robotics, teach robots to kill Scott Eric Kaufman
Millions of emails hacked: Yahoo to reveal massive data breach as sale to Verizon approaches Scott Eric Kaufman
Adult Swim streams "Space Ghost" episodes from 9 seasons for free Scott Eric Kaufman
Brangelina split breaks the internet: "What's in the box?!? Divorce papers" Scott Eric Kaufman
Twitter users fire back at "The Wire" creator David Simon's "inappropriate racial vernacular" Scott Eric Kaufman
Space oddity: Undeterred by Falcon 9 explosion, Elon Musk plans to travel "well beyond" Mars by 2018 Scott Eric Kaufman
Lyft founder claims that all its cars will be self-driving by 2021 Scott Eric Kaufman
Meet "Saturday Night Live"'s three new featured players Scott Eric Kaufman
MIT and Georgia Tech develop technology to read books without opening them Scott Eric Kaufman
Wells Fargo "sandbagger"-in-chief in charge of phony account division received $124 million in exit pay Scott Eric Kaufman
HP to buy Samsung's printer division for $1.05 billion Scott Eric Kaufman
New Virgin Galactic spaceship successfully passes its first test flight Scott Eric Kaufman
Facebook censors Norwegian Prime Minister after she posts iconic Vietnam War photograph Scott Eric Kaufman
Wells Fargo fined $100 million by Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for illegally opening unauthorized accounts Scott Eric Kaufman
Airbnb "putting in place powerful systemic changes" to prevent racial discrimination by hosts Scott Eric Kaufman
Tenacious D's Kyle Gass composes ode to Jon Snow's "Game of Thrones" election victory Scott Eric Kaufman
#OscarsSoWhite notwithstanding, Hollywood still "the epicenter of cultural inequality" according to USC study Scott Eric Kaufman
Epson and DJI partner on drones that allow pilots to see in first-person perspective Scott Eric Kaufman
Google joins the fight against ISIS and white supremacy in that most American of ways — advertising Scott Eric Kaufman
iPhone 7 unveiling features James Corden, "Carpool Karaoke" and a plumber named "Mario" Scott Eric Kaufman
Goldman Sachs bans employees from donating to Donald Trump -- but not Hillary Clinton Scott Eric Kaufman
Mercedes-Benz Vans and drone manufacturer Matternet partner on "passenger pigeon" delivery system Scott Eric Kaufman
The 3-D printed jet engine will soon be here: GE invests $1.4 billion in two European "additive manufacturing" firms Scott Eric Kaufman
Allergan CEO spells out "social contract" with public over drug pricing and access Scott Eric Kaufman
iRobot CEO invents Terminator-style hunter-killer to combat invasive, venomous lionfish Scott Eric Kaufman
WATCH: Ann Coulter bombs at Rob Lowe roast -- comedians humiliate her, she humiliates herself Scott Eric Kaufman
Intel purchases Movidius to help complete its "human-like sight" initiative Scott Eric Kaufman