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Simply elegant, Morse code marks 175 years and counting

Eddie King, University of South Carolina The first message sent by Morse code’s dots and dashes across a long distance traveled from Washington, D.C., to...

Russia isn’t the first country to protest Western control over global...

Sarah Nelson, Vanderbilt University As the international community becomes increasingly concerned about misinformation and data breaches, the Russian government has announced plans to test its...

Why do people still use fax machines?

Jonathan Coopersmith, Texas A&M University The fax machine is a symbol of obsolete technology long superseded by computer networks – but faxing is actually...

Tech giants’ patent wars mean a longer wait for smarter phones

Ronald Klingebiel, University of Warwick It seems there is no end to the smartphone litigation saga. A long-running US court case just reappraised Samsung’s violation...

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Hong Kong on the Hudson?

By Donald L. Miller, Lafayette College Good historians know that history rarely teaches clear lessons. When it does, we should heed them. In the...