Asma Khalid appears in the following:
Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Lawyers are spending less time doing research than they used to, thanks to technology. The next big change will be to automate the process of doing wills, trusts and real estate closings, experts say.
Monday, June 26, 2017
If you travel from Boston's Logan Airport to Aruba on JetBlue you can use your face as identification rather than a passport. Similar experiments in facial recognition are underway at other airports.
Friday, June 02, 2017
States have long argued that they are losing millions of dollars in uncollected taxes from online sales. Massachusetts is now trying a very Internet answer to this Internet problem.
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Immigration advocates often tout how many startups are founded by foreigners. Yet the U.S. does not offer startup visas. Some entrepreneurs turn to a program started as an experiment in Massachusetts.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Social media took a lot of blame for intensifying polarization and partisan acrimony during the presidential campaign. Now some startups and researchers are trying to burst ideological filter bubbles.
Tuesday, April 04, 2017
When he invented the Web 28 years ago, Tim Berners-Lee saw it as a way to break apart silos and connect the world. Now he's increasingly troubled about its dark side, but he believes it can be fixed.
Wednesday, March 08, 2017
Researchers have created a system where humans can guide robots with their brainwaves, signaling to the machines when they've made a mistake. It could help improve the way humans and robots interact.
Monday, March 06, 2017
Many employers say they need H-1B workers because of a talent shortage among U.S. tech companies. But some Americans say the program that allows foreigners to be hired has put them out of work.
Wednesday, March 01, 2017
How changes on immigration policies might impact STEM fields and a preview of The March for Science scheduled for Earth Day this year.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Democrats suffered a stunning defeat in the November election. As the party tries to rebuild, one place that might offer some lessons is Ohio, a state long considered a presidential battleground.
Friday, January 20, 2017
After leading the route, President Trump and his family watched the inaugural parade wind down Pennsylvania Avenue to the White House.
Friday, January 20, 2017
President Donald Trump and his family made their way from the Capitol to the White House for the inaugural parade this afternoon.
Thursday, December 22, 2016
There were expectations that Donald Trump would do worse with Latino voters than any candidate in history, but that didn't happen.
Wednesday, December 07, 2016
NPR's Asma Khalid reflects on a year covering politics at a moment when being Muslim was seen as a political problem for some.
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Since 1892, Vigo County in Indiana has voted for the winning presidential candidate in every election but two. What did the voters there see about Donald Trump's candidacy?
Monday, November 14, 2016
Young voters showed an increase in third-party support, potentially low turnout, and stronger than expected support for Trump in some key Midwestern states that Clinton lost.
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Millennials now outnumber baby boomers, and they have the potential to affect elections for the next 35 years. Few of them voted in this election than did in 2012. NPR takes a look at how younger voters voted and what effect they had in the result this time around.
Wednesday, November 09, 2016
The GOP pulled out a surprising win largely on the strength of white working class voters, but not solely. NPR explores whether this represents a new winning coalition for that party and what might have happened to the Obama coalition.
Tuesday, November 08, 2016
Demographics are destiny in a presidential campaign, and how the electorate has changed since 2012 will determine who wins the presidency.
Sunday, November 06, 2016
U.S. electoral demographics have drastically changed in the past few decades. Brookings Institution demographer William Frey provides analysis, along with NPR's Asma Khalid and Domenico Montanaro.