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Your Car, Your Computer:  ECUs and the Controller Area Network Your Car, Your Computer:  ECUs and the Controller Area Network Your Car, Your Computer:  ECUs and the Controller Area Network Your Car, Your Computer:  ECUs and the Controller Area Network


Everyone knows that modern cars have computers, but have you ever really thought about their extent? Here we explore the Controller Area...

The Antikythera Mechanism: The World's Oldest Analog Computer The Antikythera Mechanism: The World's Oldest Analog Computer The Antikythera Mechanism: The World's Oldest Analog Computer The Antikythera Mechanism: The World's Oldest Analog Computer


Most people think of computing as a relatively modern innovation, but the Antikythera Mechanism proves that assumption wrong. Created over...

Applying the Theory of Identity as History to Data Management Applying the Theory of Identity as History to Data Management Applying the Theory of Identity as History to Data Management Applying the Theory of Identity as History to Data Management


How do you establish identity? If an aspect changes, is it still the same entity, or does it have a new identity? This can also apply to...

The Work of Ten Pros: 10x Developers - Are They Real? The Work of Ten Pros: 10x Developers - Are They Real? The Work of Ten Pros: 10x Developers - Are They Real? The Work of Ten Pros: 10x Developers - Are They Real?


The 10x developer - a developer who's ten times as productive as average developers - is somewhat of a mythological figure in the world of...

The Women of ENIAC: Programming Pioneers The Women of ENIAC: Programming Pioneers The Women of ENIAC: Programming Pioneers The Women of ENIAC: Programming Pioneers


Most people picture computer programmers as men, but in fact, many of the first programmers were women. Here we take a closer look at the...

7 Computing Manifestos That Changed the World 7 Computing Manifestos That Changed the World 7 Computing Manifestos That Changed the World 7 Computing Manifestos That Changed the World


The technology we take for granted today was once considered revolutionary. Here we examine some of the documents that helped shape the...

Ada Lovelace, Enchantress of Numbers Ada Lovelace, Enchantress of Numbers Ada Lovelace, Enchantress of Numbers Ada Lovelace, Enchantress of Numbers


Ada Lovelace was ahead of her time, with programming ideas that wouldn't come into practice until a century later. Learn more about this...

Milestones in Digital Computing Milestones in Digital Computing Milestones in Digital Computing Milestones in Digital Computing


Digital technology has taken years to reach its current state, and that journey has been punctuated by many important milestones along the...

5 Ways Our Cars Have Become Computers 5 Ways Our Cars Have Become Computers 5 Ways Our Cars Have Become Computers 5 Ways Our Cars Have Become Computers


Cars are constantly becoming more high tech, but not everyone agrees these "upgrades" are for the best

New Generators Put Modern Algorithms to Work on ASCII Art New Generators Put Modern Algorithms to Work on ASCII Art New Generators Put Modern Algorithms to Work on ASCII Art New Generators Put Modern Algorithms to Work on ASCII Art


ASCII art, once a response to the limitations of computers, is showing a resurgence in popularity with new algorithms that can...

Web Roundup: A Look Ahead at 2015 Web Roundup: A Look Ahead at 2015 Web Roundup: A Look Ahead at 2015 Web Roundup: A Look Ahead at 2015


Take a look back at 2014 and ahead to 2015 to see what's new in technology

Tech Terms You Ought to Know Tech Terms You Ought to Know Tech Terms You Ought to Know Tech Terms You Ought to Know


Technology rules today's society, and if you can't keep up, you might get left behind. Stay up to date by learning about these tech terms

INFOGRAPHIC: A Guide to New and Outdated Tech Terms INFOGRAPHIC: A Guide to New and Outdated Tech Terms INFOGRAPHIC: A Guide to New and Outdated Tech Terms INFOGRAPHIC: A Guide to New and Outdated Tech Terms


Many of the tech terms we use today are already on the endangered list, and may soon fade into the background as technology continues to...

Apple: iExperts to Follow on Twitter Apple: iExperts to Follow on Twitter Apple: iExperts to Follow on Twitter Apple: iExperts to Follow on Twitter


We combed through Twitter for some of the top sources for Apple news, reviews, information and insight. Fanbois, this one’s for you

Approaching The Future Approaching The Future Approaching The Future Approaching The Future


What does the future have in store for us? Experts have differing views on what to expect when it comes to the future of technology and how...

INFOGRAPHIC: A Brief History of Geek Romances INFOGRAPHIC: A Brief History of Geek Romances INFOGRAPHIC: A Brief History of Geek Romances INFOGRAPHIC: A Brief History of Geek Romances


Geeks are often credited for their brains, but they also excel in matter of the heart - at least in the media

INFOGRAPHIC: The Geek's Guide to Becoming an Uber-Geek INFOGRAPHIC: The Geek's Guide to Becoming an Uber-Geek INFOGRAPHIC: The Geek's Guide to Becoming an Uber-Geek INFOGRAPHIC: The Geek's Guide to Becoming an Uber-Geek


Are you just a plain, run-of-mill geek, or have you transcended to uber-geek status? Find out here

INFOGRAPHIC: Is Text Messaging Ruining the English Language? INFOGRAPHIC: Is Text Messaging Ruining the English Language? INFOGRAPHIC: Is Text Messaging Ruining the English Language? INFOGRAPHIC: Is Text Messaging Ruining the English Language?


Eight trillion text messages flew back and forth between cellphone users in 2011, but while text shorthand is convenient, critics say it...

INFOGRAPHIC: The Health Hazards of Using a Tablet Computer INFOGRAPHIC: The Health Hazards of Using a Tablet Computer INFOGRAPHIC: The Health Hazards of Using a Tablet Computer INFOGRAPHIC: The Health Hazards of Using a Tablet Computer


Although no one has ever argued that working on your computer is good for your posture, tablets can put us in especially ergonomically...