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Drone over Patterdale, U.K. Photo © John Mills - millstastic, flickr

Drones will come to our skies and our upstairs windows, whether we want them or not.

Just imagine. You’ve won Lotto 6/49 and are keeping your grandmother’s bit of property in the family. But what’s really amazing in this new, fantastical life of yours is the drone that delivers drinks to you on your terrace in Tuscany, picks up your mail, and delivers your meals from Read more →

Tinfoil hats. Photo © teaeff, via flickr

We make it easy to keep tabs on each other

“They don’t need to read my mind,” I informed Nature Boy when he offered me his tinfoil helmet. “They can read everything else.” What They would read are my emails, my Internet use, my cellphone data, and every other item or card on or near my person with a radio-frequency Read more →