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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How other countries are trying to censor the Internet

By , Globe Staff

There’s reason to worry about increasing efforts to block certain content outside the US.

MBTA app maker sued in San Francisco

By , Globe Staff

Elerts Corp. of Weymouth, which makes a “see something, say something” security app for riders of MBTA buses and trains.

WannaCry fades, but worries remain

By , Globe Staff

A week after it struck, the WannaCry ransomware attack appears to have been a financial bust for the hackers.


Backup services can make the hackers want to cry

By , Globe Staff

Buying a simple backup service may defeat ransomware.