Steve Dent

Associate Editor
Steve should have known that engineering was not for him when he spent most of his time at university monkeying with his 8086 clone PC. Although he graduated, a lifelong obsession of wanting the "solitaire" win animation to go faster had begun. Always seeking a gadget fix, he dabbles in photography, video, 3D-animation, and is a licensed private pilot. He followed l'amour de sa vie from Vancouver, BC to France, and now lives near Paris.

Articles by Steve Dent

06.22.16
Drug trafficker gets 20 years thanks to emails he never sent
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Drug trafficker gets 20 years thanks to emails he never sent

Yahoo says the emails were restored from "auto-saves," not bulk data collection.

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06.22.16
CRISPR gene-editing approved for first human trials
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CRISPR gene-editing approved for first human trials

Backed by Sean Parker, researchers aim to reprogram T cells to fight cancer.

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06.20.16
Paris fears Amazon Prime Now will 'destabilize' its economy
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Paris fears Amazon Prime Now will 'destabilize' its economy

The city isn't greeting the one-hour delivery service with open arms.

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06.20.16
New York criminalizes the use of ticket-buying bots
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New York criminalizes the use of ticket-buying bots

The law's aim is to end the "frustrating" buying experience for New Yorkers.

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06.20.16
Acer admits hackers stole up to 34,000 customer credit cards
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Acer admits hackers stole up to 34,000 customer credit cards

The US and Canada breach affects customers who bought before April 28, 2016.

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