Hiawatha Bray

Bray is a technology writer for the Business section. He has contributed to a number of newspapers and magazines including Wired, Fast Company and Black Enterprise. He received an Overseas Press Club award for his series on the Internet in Africa.

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When computers attack: Online criminals use DDoS to hijack computers all over the world

By , Globe Staff

It’s happening right now, somewhere: The network of a company or government agency is clogging up, slowing down, becoming virtually unusable.

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Jibo, the Boston-born home robot, is ready for its closeup

By , Globe Staff

The robot can identify specific individuals and address them by name, rotate on its base to face someone who’s speaking to it, and shoot photographs on command.


Mixed feelings about Microsoft’s mixed reality

By , Globe Staff

Can Microsoft Corp. succeed where Facebook failed?

Boston Globe hit by denial of service attacks

By , Globe Staff

A second day of attacks by unknown cyberassailants left and the company’s other sites unavailable for parts of the day.