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To code or not to code
Dec. 20, 2013
Wired editor Brendan Koerner and tech writer Jathan Sadowski debate the merits of teaching computer science in public school. We examine Americans' shifting belief in a higher power. And, Vic Miguel & Friends bring their ukes down to Studio 6.
When Chicago phone numbers had letters
Nov. 12, 2013
Smartphones making it hard for you to remember phone numbers? Well, there was a time when a Chicagoan would use numbers and a few letters to dial up a buddy. A map didn’t hurt, either!
Is Internet Addiction Disorder real?
Oct. 17, 2013
Is the inability to log off a real addiction, or just a symptom of our tech-obsessed society?
The Digital Sabbath: Finding balance online and offline
Jul. 13, 2013
Digital sabbaths are gaining popularity as people seek balance in a technological world.
From Arlington Heights to Cicero, library disparities reveal a lot
Jul. 2, 2013
Not all of Chicago's suburban libraries are created equal. A visit to two in similarly sized communities, one in Arlington Heights and the other in Cicero, reveals a vast difference in resources.
Chicago preps for 'civic hackathon'
May. 23, 2013
Chicago techies, data nerds and community groups are preparing for three days of events surrounding the National Day of Civic Hacking on Saturday, June 1.
DePaul study: End FAA ban
May. 22, 2013
Study finds e-reader and tablet usage up on airplanes, calls for end to FAA electronics ban.
Chicago tries to attract tech talent through Lollapalooza
Apr. 25, 2013
Lollapalooza adds a technology conference to this summer’s lineup.
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