Bringing in the harvest — high-tech style

By Peter Funt SALINAS, Calif. — It’s possible that the weapons of choice to combat illegal immigration will turn out to be drones and robots. We’re not talking about patrolling the borders with Mexico — although, in fact, drones are being … [Read more...]

A-Jam enters the mix

By Peter Funt The launch of Al Jazeera America is arguably the best thing to happen in electronic journalism since the June evening 33 years ago when Ted Turner flipped a switch to inaugurate the nation’s first all-news television service, C … [Read more...]