All articles by Joe Cunningham

Tech RoundUp

The State of Tech, Holographic Universes and Exploding Kittens

A few things going on in tech.

Tech Solutions for Third World Water Crisis

A look at how technology is bringing clean drinking water to third world countries.

Over a billion people worldwide are living without clean drinking water.

New Podcasting Show “Geeks and Gadgets” Coming to the Syracuse New Times

“Geeks and Gadgets” will premier on March 5

On Tuesday, this column presented a story about a local IT firm, Venturetechnica, launching a new podcasting station here in Syracuse, NY as an effort to become “the podcasting center of the world,” according to CEO Matthew Masur.

Matt’s Modern World: Podcasting Launch at Venturetechnica

Venturetechnica is the brainchild of CEO Matthew Masur

Last Thursday, a local web/IT company, Venturetechnica, located in downtown Syracuse's AXA Towers, launched their first broadcast with an all-day show entitled “Matt’s Modern World.”

Tech: Highlights from 2014

Main focal points for tech in 2014.

Looking back at tech highlights from 2014.

Hack Upstate: Recreating a Better Internet

An interview with Hack Upstate winners.

Last fall, a couple of college kids – Raymond Jacobson, Julius Alexander, and Alex Freska – won the fall Hack Upstate competition based on a “ridiculous” idea they made work.

Solstice Power: The Next Generation of Energy

Solstice is a modern innovation of solar power.

In the midst of the legislative war on fracking and the violent war on oil, the world’s store of non-renewable energy is “drifting away,” as pop singer Mr. Probz would say: “wave after wave."

Tech RoundUp

Tech updates for Dec. 18 – 24

Tonino Lamborghini to Release $6,000 Smartphone The son of the owner of the popular luxury sports car company recently announced the release of a new smartphone, called the Tauri 88, with a price tag of six grand.

Syracuse Guru: Highlighting What’s Great Around CNY

Meet the man behind Syracuse’s Best Blog

After was honored for Best Blog in the Syracuse New Times Best of Syracuse poll for a third consecutive year, SNT tech writer Joe Cunningham had to find out who this "guru" was exactly.

Tech RoundUp

Tech Bits and Bytes for Dec. 11 – 17

Pirate Bay Raided, Down Swedish police hit the offices of the popular website earlier this week, seizing servers and hard-drives. The website is now down.