Hiawatha Bray

Bray is a technology writer for the Business section. He has contributed to a number of newspapers and magazines including Wired, Fast Company and Black Enterprise. He received an Overseas Press Club award for his series on the Internet in Africa.

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Here come the pay phones

By , Globe Staff

This is no ordinary shopping spree. This is research into a quartet of digital wallets that transmit financial data to retail credit-card terminals.

At first impression, Apple Pay is lovable but limited

By , Globe Staff

Apple Pay lets iPhone 6 users buy items at thousands of retail outlets by tapping a payment terminal.

Devices integrate MRIs into surgeries

By , Globe Staff

A host of researchers are developing tools to let doctors work on their patients while inside the MRI cocoon.

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A shock to your system to get you in gear

By , Globe Staff

A Boston company is offering a device that sends an electric shock to remind you go to stop procrastinating.