fact or fiction

Is it fact or merely fiction? Fact or Fiction explores the myths and beliefs we hold about cyber safety, artificial intelligence, dystopian futures and our everyday gadgets.

Iggy Paulsen23 days ago
Most Terrifying Facts About the Internet
The internet has become as much a daily part of everyone's life as eating and drinking. We log on to order Grubhub, ask our internet-connected smart home AI devices about the forecast, stream Netflix ...
10 Alexa Commands You Need to Know
Alexa is Amazon's most popular invention and remains one of the most popular smart home AI devices on the market. "She" gets smarter every single day, is compatible with tons of smart home devices, an...
Malia Wofford5 months ago
10 Secret Things Your Android Can Do
The Android OS is currently the most widely used operating system in the world of smartphones. The main reason behind this success is that Android is easy to use even for those who are not tech-savvy....
Penny Newton5 months ago
Things Too Much Screen Time Does to Your Body
The majority of us find constant entertainment through the Internet or just by watching the television. We constantly scroll through social media, binge-watch Netflix, or play level after level in a v...
Vanessa Cid5 months ago
The Integration of Technology in the Field of Medicine: Beneficial or Detrimental?
The average life expectancy was 47.3 years in the early twentieth century recorded between 1900 and 1950. This number has gradually increased over time, resulting in the life expectancy of the twenty-...
Jacqueline Hanikeh5 months ago
Most Common Myths About A.I.
A.I., better known as artificial intelligence, is knowledge developed in computer systems in order to be able to perform tasks that humans usually do. Or in another way of putting it, a robot that can...
Rowan Marleya year ago
Advantages of a Smart Home
Smart homes. Even the name sounds like something that you'd expect a pretentious technology hoarder to boast about. To a point, having a smart home is something that's seen as excessive or overly expe...
Riley Reesea year ago
How Does the Dark Web Work?
The Dark Web is now a famous corner of the internet that worries police, parents, and corporations alike. Though it's gained notoriety as the birthplace of Bitcoin and the area of origin for a number ...
Milly Bannistera year ago
Is Smart Tech Making Us Dumb?
We have come a long way since the 70s, when a personal pocket wizard with broad abilities was, no, not an iPhone 7 in rose gold, just a calculator. But are we smarter now that technology has armed us ...
Eddie Wonga year ago
Dark Web Horror Stories
The Dark Web is now part of internet culture — and regularly finds itself to be the source of internet lore and legends. Though there are parts of the Dark Web that are totally innocuous and innocent,...
Cato Conroya year ago
Is Bitcoin Flawed?
Bitcoin is the first real cryptocurrency to be widely recognized and used by mainstream companies. It's the "first" in many situations, including the first cryptocurrency to really be observed and tra...
James Lizowskia year ago
What Is Silk Road?
The Dark Web has gained a lot of attention from mainstream media and government agencies. For the mainstream world, the term "Dark Web" has become synonymous with everything that is illegal. Rumors ab...
Cato Conroya year ago
How Major Tech Groups Are Trying to Kill Extremism on the Net
The internet has always been a place where you could see the very extremes of society. Unfortunately, it seems like that may be one of the more toxic aspects of everyone's favorite technology. In rece...
Will the Military Use Giant Robots?
After marathoning the military giant robot anime Mobile Suit Gundam, one is forced to take a step back, and ask "Will the military use giant robots in the future?" Countless works of fiction, from car...
Rachel A. Davida year ago
What Is The Dark Web?
If you go on YouTube, you will see videos containing terrifying stories of people who have gone on websites that are located on "the Dark Web." It sounds like some kind of fictional, strange, evil ver...