SciFriday: Strangers in Your Child’s Bedroom

January 8, 2021

Facebook is investing billions in artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and instant messenging. This could be the end of the family as we know it — we’re giving people direct access to our children that we would never let past our front door.

SciFriday: Building the Beast System

December 18, 2020

Facebook’s proposed cryptocurrency, Libra, raises the disturbing prospect of people with views they deem unacceptable unable to buy and sell if Libra becomes a global currency.

COVID Drones

April 27, 2020

Westport, Connecticut is the latest US city to use camera drones to try to slow the spread of COVID-19.

David Villanueva – Creating for Christ

November 18, 2019

HOW DO we broadcast our message beyond the walls of our virtual church? David Villanueva leads a creative team at GEN3SYS Studios in Guatemala that’s trying to do exactly that with a video game in development called HAV3NS.

Google’s Creepy Voodoo Avatar of You

May 9, 2019

A former designer for Google says tech giants don’t need to listen to the mic in your phone, tablet, or laptop because they’ve created a “voodoo, avatar-like version” of you to predict which ads you’ll click and products you’ll buy.

Terror in Sri Lanka

April 22, 2019

Bombings attributed to a violent Muslim group killed 290 Christians and wounded about 500 others Sunday in Sri Lanka. Authorities had been warned 10 days earlier but reportedly failed to act on the information.

Trump Deals Out Palestinians

April 17, 2019

Washington Post reports that President Trump’s secretive Middle East peace plan does not include an independent Palestinian state.

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