Growing Nationwide Data Privacy Concerns

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Americans Have Concerns Over Data Privacy

Our data is constantly up for grabs. While we strive to be security- and privacy-minded consumers and users, the way we shop, the things we view online, sometimes even where we travel is a data point that is a little piece of who we are. Each piece of this kind of information paints a picture of us; our habits, our … Read More

Inventors that Changed the World – Marie Brown

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Marie Brown Home Security System Changed World

Marie Van Brittan Brown was a nurse who lived in Queens, NY and often found herself home alone. Along with her husband, Albert, she created a system that would give her more peace of mind and more security control in her own home. Brown invented what she referred to as the “Home Security System Utilizing Television Surveillance,” but that wasn’t … Read More

The Internet and Section 230

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The internet evolution created new laws in US

The rapid-fire evolution of the “internet” as we know it today occurred in the blink of an eye. It is estimated that in 1993, two-way telecommunications networks communicated only 1% of information worldwide. By 2007, it was 97%. In about 14 years, the internet grew so rapidly in popularity and use that lawmakers in the United States had to draft … Read More

Inventors that Changed the World – Jerry Lawson

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Inventors who changed technology for the better.

Jerry Lawson contributed to designing the Fairchild Channel F, which was a video game console released in 1976 that was specifically designed to use game interchangeable game cartridges. The Channel F also had a pause button on its controller, which was the first time this function was available on a home video game system. One of the biggest hurdles for … Read More

Tech Gifts for Someone Special in Your Life

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Gifts for the Tech Lover In Your Life

Whether you’re shopping for Valentine’s Day or “Galentine’s Day”, the tech-lover in your life will appreciate these unique and geeky gifts. Strengthen your bond with the ones you love with some of our favorite technology gifts this year. 1. Polaroid OneStep 2 – This camera will remind you of the good old days with its sleek, retro design and instant … Read More