Glenn McDonald

Glenn McDonald is a freelance writer, editor, and game designer based in lovely Chapel Hill, N.C.

The evolution of the iPad

Think you know web browsers? Take this quiz and prove it.

Think you know web browsers? Take this quiz and prove it.

The browser isn't as glamorous as it used to be, but it's still among the most powerful and reliable tools of the Information Age. On the 25th anniversary of Mosaic – remember that? – take our quiz on the history and technology of...

10 ways we’ll move beyond the keyboard

10 ways we’ll move beyond the keyboard

Speech recognition, gesture control and brain-computer interface systems are changing how we talk to our machines. Oh, and don’t forget about those digital tattoos.

Sneak a peek at the smartphone of tomorrow

Sneak a peek at the smartphone of tomorrow

What will your phone look like in ten years? We tour the design schools and research labs to discover the innovations coming to our mobile devices.

Danger, danger! 10 alarming examples of AI gone wild

Danger, danger! 10 alarming examples of AI gone wild

Our dystopian future of machine learning breaking bad is already unfolding before our eyes

10 'Star Wars' technologies that are almost here

10 'Star Wars' technologies that are almost here

Lightsabers, landspeeders, protocol droids -- the Force is stronger in today's research labs than you might think.

10 Star Wars-technologieën die er bijna zijn

Futuristische tech uit het oude verleden van Star Wars wordt onze toekomst.

EvilCo! 8 sinister sci-fi corporations (you could be working for soon)

EvilCo! 8 sinister sci-fi corporations (you could be working for soon)

Technical advances and the profit motive don’t always mix to the benefit of society

De 8 duurste pc's ooit

Specs van niks voor verbazingwekkende prijzen.

The most expensive PCs in computing history

The most expensive PCs in computing history

Raspberry Pi-like specs at recreational vehicle prices -- as computed in today's dollars

The most expensive PCs in computing history

The most expensive PCs in computing history

Raspberry Pi-like specs at recreational vehicle prices -- as computed in today's dollars

8 Terminator-technologieën die er al (bijna) zijn

Robots, vloeibaar zelfvormend metaal, hologrammen - het is geen toekomstmuziek.

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