Glenn McDonald writes about culture and technology from his home in lovely Chapel Hill, NC. He’s a regular contributor to NPR, the Raleigh News & Observer, Indy Week and many quaint and curious volumes of forgotten lore. You can say hello virtually at

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Jul 21, 2014 03:22 PM ET
Concept technology alters brainwaves to make any food taste like any other food. Continue reading →
Jul 21, 2014 06:30 AM ET
The lightweight LuminAID solar light is designed for outdoor and emergency use. Continue reading →
Jul 18, 2014 01:29 PM ET
Track which cat is eating what, and when, with the Bistro smart feeder and phone app. Continue reading →
Jul 16, 2014 01:02 PM ET
The new and improved DOL-Fin system combines marine biology and high technology. Continue reading →
Jul 15, 2014 01:05 PM ET
Automated authoring program in Sweden has written 2.7 million articles. Continue reading →
Jul 14, 2014 03:10 PM ET
The concept AirType system uses sensor cuffs over the knuckles to monitor and learn your keystrokes. Continue reading →
Jul 10, 2014 03:16 PM ET
Hardware hack uses EEG monitors to control wearable tech with the power of thought. Continue reading →
Jul 9, 2014 01:52 PM ET
A proposed construction project would result in an enclosed, climate-controlled retail metropolis. Continue reading →
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