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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Internet censorship, Hollywood style

By , Globe Staff

California has passed a law that prohibits the popular movie website IMDb from publishing the ages of actors.

Operator of Western Mass. broadband network files for bankruptcy

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MassBroadband 123 provides high-speed fiber optic service to 124 communities in Western Massachusetts, and was built with $90 million in state and federal grants.

1-gig Internet coming to Boston area

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RCN’s new service could trigger a new era of competition for high-speed Internet.

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Why the Facezam hoax seemed all too real

By , Globe Staff

Facezam’s claim that an app can match pictures of strangers against their Facebook profiles was a cheap stunt. But facial recognition technology raises serious issues.