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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Tech Lab

Waiting for a smarter phone

By Hiawatha Bray , Globe Columnist

New smartphones aren’t all that much better. Hiawatha Bray has a wish list for real improvements.

Bay State sub surveys WWII wrecks

By Hiawatha Bray , Globe Staff

An underwater robot from a Massachusetts company has captured vivid images of the remains of the World War II vessels lost in Exercise Tiger.

Book Review

‘The People’s Platform’ by Astra Taylor

By Hiawatha Bray , Globe Staff

Taylor offers a smart and nuanced overview of the new media landscape. Her proposals to put things right, however, seem rather undercooked.

Criminals try to cash in on ‘Heartbleed’ bug

By Hiawatha Bray , Globe Staff

A Canadian man became the first person to be arrested for allegedly using the Internet security flaw to steal personal data.