James O'Malley
Why COVID passports are grounded
Digital vaccination identification
Technology

Why COVID passports are grounded

What are the knotty technical and political issues around health passes for travel?
22 Dec 2021
Will Britain’s “right to repair” law fix anything?
Piles of broken laptops stacked up endlessly
Hardware

Will Britain’s “right to repair” law fix anything?

A new law is designed to make it easier to mend broken tech, but experts say it doesn’t go far enough
2 Dec 2021
Counting the consequences of cyber attacks
Soldiers discuss a cyberattack
cyber warfare

Counting the consequences of cyber attacks

How can governments respond to the growing risk of online attacks by hostile nations?
5 Nov 2021
Linux on Mars!
The Mars helicopter Ingenuity
Linux

Linux on Mars!

Open-source software on the Perseverance mission is helping NASA explore a GNU world
18 Aug 2021