Bundled, Buried & Behind Closed Doors: The Physical Underbelly of the Internet We keep thinking and reading about the Internet as a cultural phenomenon, but what about its palpable physicality? In 2010, it was estimated that the world produced over one thousand exobytes of new data,...

[gallery] Satellite Of Love: Why Virgin Galactic’s New Private Launcher Is So Swoon-Worthy  LauncherOne leverages the expertise that Virgin Galactic has been building up with its space tourism business… it uses exactly the same air-launched model for the rocket, with a carrier aircraft lifting the spacecraft high...

[gallery] Traditional Media Still Most Trusted Sources of Info  More than 45% of respondents in North America, including nearly 50% of female respondents, said they trusted television the most for news and information, followed by newspapers and then radio. Only one in eight respondents selected online news...

[gallery] The death of cash - Fortune Tech And it’s not just innovative startups like Square that hope to reinvent payments for the mobile era, but also everyone from mega-technology companies to financial institutions, giant telecoms, and national retailers. Until those companies agree on common technology standards...