On February 16, Apple was ordered to unlock the phone of the San Bernardino shooter. On the surface, it appears a mundane instance of corporate and legal controversy, but in reality the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has brought forth what seems a potential precedent battle for encryption and data privacy.
A few weeks ago, Tesla, a company famed for being a frontrunner in innovation in the automobile industry, released a free software update enabling their cars to drive autonomously on highways and straight streets.
The discovery of water on mars is like the transition from a geocentric to a heliocentric theory in importance. Everyone knew Earth might not be the first planet in the universe to have life, but now Earth might not even be the first planet in our solar system to have life.