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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When software doesn’t play fair

By , Globe Staff

The controversy over Amazon same day delivery service skipping black neighborhoods shows how algorithms can generate biased outcomes.

Boston conference showcases robots that can be team players

By , Globe Staff

The machines can come out from behind their cages and work in human-robot teams on the factory floor.

At Draper, another drive into space

By , Globe Staff

When the next-generation space shuttle touches down, there will be no humans at the controls, and no margin for error.

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Sony’s virtual cable service costs real money

By , Globe Staff

While virtual cable services work pretty well, they’re not much of a bargain for most video-hungry consumers.