Network Society

In the next few decades, everything we own—our cars, our coffee cups, our clothing, our cats—will be connected to the web. It's hard to argue that the 'internet of things' isn't making our world smarter, more efficient, and more economical. But when everything in our world is a computer, who's going to play traffic cop? Our internet runs on centralized authorities, but should it stay that way? We'll explore everything from Bitcoin and the blockchain to smart homes and connected infrastructure.

Testing Title Experiments

Say 'hello' to 1,000 independently programmable processors.

December 21, 2016

New Plug-in Pods Let You “Bring” Your WiFi With You

Plume pods promises to improve WiFi connection even in the farthest corners of life through its "adaptive WiFi" system.

October 9, 2016

This Crazy Go-Kart Is Equipp’ed With Speakers, a GPS, AND Wi-Fi

Actev even features anti-collision software to help prevent accidents at home.

September 11, 2016

This Device Detects Whether Or Not Your Food Contains Gluten

Nima has a built-in testing capsule that can analyze food on the spot.

June 20, 2016

Travel The Depths Of The Ocean In Your Very Own Submarine

The DeepFlight Dragon's video game-like controls make for easy maneuvering.

June 20, 2016

Meet The World’s First Self-Driving Warship

The Sea Hunter was designed by the US military to hunt for enemy submarines.

June 20, 2016

China Announces World Fastest Supercomputer 3X Faster Than Former Record Holder

It can perform a staggering 93 quadrillion calculations per second!

June 20, 2016

A New Way To Find Suspects? Facial Recognition System Gives FBI Access To More Than 400 Million Photos

The US Government Accountability Office reports that the FBI's Next Generation Identification facial recognition system can access more than 400 million photos of Americans and foreigners, regardless if they have a criminal record or not.

June 20, 2016

There Was Just A $79 Million Cryptocurrency Heist

A cryptocurrency's ethereum blockchain has just been hacked.

June 17, 2016

Libraries Are Now Giving Out Portable WiFi Hotspots For Free

Canadians can now borrow portable WiFi hotspots from Toronto libraries for free.

June 17, 2016
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