Tag: Technology

The Unfinished Revolution of the Mouse

Today, almost a century ago, the computer mouse was born. What you may not know is it was made by a man many once considered mad.

Human Hacking Fears Raised

Last week, the FDA recalled nearly half a million pacemakers due to fears they could be hacked with equipment as cheap as $15 and available on eBay.

Wisconsin Company to Microchip Employees

If your boss asked, would you get a company microchip implanted into your hand? I remember being asked this question when I was a teenager, sitting around discussing flying cars and retinal scans. “It will never […]

Thirteen Everyday Technologies That Once Terrified Humanity

Any technology sufficiently advanced is indistinguishable from magic. And humanity has spent a great deal of time terrified of both. Even in 2017, many people are still suspicious of common household items, whose inner workings are […]

Our Seven Top Tech Predictions For 2017

The complete domination of Amazon Cloud, internet-connected glasses, and an anti-ransomware Batman. That’s what you have to look forward to in 2017. Read our tech predictions on the year to come. Unlike Nostradamus and the Aztec Calendar, […]