Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Is Our Love of True Crime Shows Really About Social Justice?

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Is Our Love of True Crime Shows Really About Social Justice?

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Making a Murderer’s second season launched last month on Netflix.NetflixRobert Durst. Marjorie Diehl-Armstrong. Adnan Syed. Michael Peterson. Brendan Dassey. Steven Avery. Any self-professed true crime fan worth their weight in luminol is undoubtedly familiar with not just these names but with the minute details of the crimes of which those individuals have been accused (wrongly…

Crime Fighting Gets High-Tech Advances Palantir, Axom, and More

Crime Fighting Gets High-Tech Advances Palantir, Axom, and More

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When criminals are plotting, so are vigilant police departments. Officers are increasingly turning to software and ­predictive analytics to anticipate when and where misdeeds are likely to occur. But big data is just one component in a growing arsenal of high-tech policing tools. As agencies around the country push for faster, savvier law enforcement, they’re…