June 2017 News Wire


Interesting stories about computer science, software programming, and technology for June 2017.

This Map Will Show If Your Web Traffic Passes Through an NSA Listening Post


Photovoltaic ink could lead to easy solar panel manufacture


Spanner, the Google Database That Mastered Time, Is Now Open to Everyone


Mod Builds An Entire Pokemon Game In Minecraft


Mathematical Model Reveals the Patterns of How Innovations Arise


An Open-Source (and Cute) Alternative to Amazon Echo


Facebook’s algorithm isn’t surfacing one-third of our posts. And it’s getting worse


Also In The June 2017 Issue

Building and creating your tools with the Minecraft toolbox helps you survive the game.

Sensors give robots the senses humans have.

30+ ideas for all age holiday gifts, from books to apps to board games to VR and more.

There might be a reason that too-real robot and video game character creeps you out.

This programming language uses colors instead of text and punctuation to add and perform other tasks.

Knowing how passwords are cracked can help you create better passwords.

There are a number of strategies teachers (plus parents and students) can take to learn programming.

This project uses conductive thread to create a glove to activates your phone.

Software programming does neat things with language, in this case, mixing capital letters.

This Scratch game has lots of ways you can customize the game play. No cats were harmed in the making of this article either.

Links from the bottom of all the October 2017 articles, collected in one place for you to print, share, or bookmark.

Interesting stories about computer science, software programming, and technology for October 2017.