Podcast: Typewriters to Keyboards to Keypads

Podcast: From Typewriters to Keyboards to Keypads As part of our Websmith Studio #NextGen innovation program, our mission is to cultivate and inspire the next generation of technologists to be creative thinkers, explorers, researchers, and learners. #NextGenVoices is an extension of our existing #NextGen innovation program and is designed to empower our next generation of…

The Life of a Battery

In this new wireless world, our lives are powered by batteries. From the battery in a watch to the batteries in an electric car, the ability to efficiently store energy is crucial to the development of new technology. The life of a battery impacts everything from global economics, to the environment, to simple things like…

The Evolution of IP Addresses

The Internet is composed of millions of interconnected computers, each sharing a common addressing scheme, similar to addressing houses and businesses. The scheme, or protocol, used to communicate across the Internet is called, surprisingly enough, Internet Protocol (IP). Currently, the majority of organizations use IP version Four (IPv4), which is turning into a problem. IPv4…