Brad Jones

Brad Jones

Brad is an English-born writer currently splitting his time between Edinburgh and Pennsylvania. You can find him on Twitter under the handle @beardjones

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Here’s how the Google logo has changed over the last 20 years

The Google logo changed since the 1990s from dodgy WordArt to today's custom-designed, recognizable typeface.

Long before Gates or Jobs, 6 women programmed the first digital computer

ENIAC was the world's first electronic digital computer, and it was programmed by a team of six women. Remembering their contributions could inspire more young women to pursue careers in the tech industry.

You may never own a quantum computer, but IBM will still let you use one

The IBM Q platform allows researchers and enthusiasts to access a working quantum computer from wherever they’re located – and it’s helping to facilitate the next chapter in the development of this potentially game-changing new form…

Blockchain may power future elections, but it’s no silver bullet for fraud

Experts say blockchain technology will be introduced to voting systems in the US in the next couple of years. That could make voting more secure, but might also have unforeseen consequences.

IBM’s blockchain-ready CPU is smaller than a grain of salt, costs just 10 cents

IBM kicked off its Think 2018 conference today with a bombshell announcement: It has made the world's smallest computer, and it's designed from the ground up to work with the blockchain to protect you from fraud.

How a former Kodak janitor built MS Paint, the world’s most popular image editor

MS Paint is one of the few programs that just about anyone who’s touched a PC is familiar with. Here’s the inside story of how it was developed.