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driverless cars
April 28th, 2014

Google’s autonomous, or driverless, cars are making a stir in the automotive industry. Michigan authorized road testing of driverless cars last December, and early prototypes of the 3-D mapping, self-piloting vehicles have been on select Michigan roadways since, even helping … Read More

flexible tech
April 25th, 2014

Chances are, you’ve heard about the flexible future of smart phones. We’re not talking about flexible features, capabilities, or apps that are both dynamic and robust; we’re talking about phones that bend into a half moon stretch, gracefully and without … Read More

special announcement
April 11th, 2014

The “Heartbleed” vulnerability, first announced to the public on April 7, 2014, refers to a bug that is present in versions 1.0.1 through 1.0.1f of the OpenSSL security package. OpenSSL is a widely-used solution for implementing the SSL and TLS … Read More

old tech
March 31st, 2014

Are tablets becoming out of touch with the needs of the marketplace? Market analysts have begun to read the tea leaves of Q4 sales of tablets, and the slowed growth has many seeing device saturation in consumer sectors. At the … Read More

maintaining a website v2
March 31st, 2014

When was the last time you clicked through your company’s website? Did it seem fresh, engaging, and receptive to potential customers? Though a website nowadays is an essential tool for any business, many businesses treat their website as a finished … Read More

Internet has changed education v2
March 31st, 2014

Technology’s role in education has come a long way in the past 25+ years. No longer are the days a 4th grade class, walks in a single-file line, to their one-hour weekly ‘computer special’. Today, technology is woven into the … Read More

illustration process
February 24th, 2014

Illustration can breathe life into any design. With respect to website design specifically, illustration and graphic design work harmoniously to instill both function and beauty to a website. At Media Genesis, we’re fortunate enough to have two illustrators on staff … Read More

social hacking
February 24th, 2014

What could you afford to lose? Access to your bank account? Your PayPal account? Your E*Trade portfolio? Your Picasa photos? Maybe your personal email account? Probably none of them. But hacking technology is becoming increasingly sophisticated, with Arbor Networks reporting … Read More

facebook birthday
February 24th, 2014

As Facebook turns ten this month, it’s helpful to consider the site’s origins and development. When the social media site launched in 2004, it was a largely exclusive online club, open to select college students and used primarily for dating … Read More

Article Header: Text: Mesh Networks for a Better World; Image: hands clasping
January 29th, 2014

After Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines at the end of 2013, one of the starkest response deficits took place in the communications. As rescuers tried to help besieged victims, they were unable to locate all the survivors because the communications … Read More

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