Jon Fingas

Associate Editor
Jon has led a double-sided life: he grew up with technology as a youngling but spent much of his time in academia learning to write.  Thankfully, people have been making jobs for people like him.  When he's not telling you why stock Android beats custom, he's firing up a game or engaging in some street photography.

Articles by Jon Fingas

02.08.16
Humble Bundle is funding its own games
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Humble Bundle is funding its own games

You'll have to sign up for Humble's subscription service to get first crack.

By J. Fingas,   02.08.16
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02.08.16
3D hand scanner could give you custom braces
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3D hand scanner could give you custom braces

The student-made gear could fill big gaps in health care and design.

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02.08.16
Experiment to determine why astronauts feel weak back on Earth
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Experiment to determine why astronauts feel weak back on Earth

The Marrow experiment will gauge how blood cells change in space.

By J. Fingas,   02.08.16
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02.07.16
Facebook Messenger has a hidden chess game
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Facebook Messenger has a hidden chess game

You can do a lot more than just chat with your friends.

By J. Fingas,   02.07.16
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02.07.16
Chip promises brain-like AI in your mobile devices
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Chip promises brain-like AI in your mobile devices

MIT's design brings machine learning to low-power gadgets.

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02.07.16
Smallest-ever optical switch revolves around one atom
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Smallest-ever optical switch revolves around one atom

It's actually smaller than the light beam it needs to work.

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02.07.16
'Titanfall 2' will have a real single-player campaign
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'Titanfall 2' will have a real single-player campaign

There's also a little bit more about a planned TV show.

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02.07.16
Scientists decode the bedbug's genes to help kill it
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Scientists decode the bedbug's genes to help kill it

Understanding its genome could lead to better pest control.

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02.07.16
Sony Xperia Z5 and Z5 Compact arrive in the US
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Sony Xperia Z5 and Z5 Compact arrive in the US

Just don't expect a fingerprint reader.

By J. Fingas,   02.07.16
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