Jacob Ward

Jacob Ward

Jacob Ward is the former editor in chief of Popular Science magazine, and was the science and technology correspondent for Al Jazeera America. He is the host of a forthcoming series about bias and human decision-making for American public television.

Internet

Freedom House: Governments strangling the web

Freedom House report blames governments for using a range of tools to strangle the idealistic potential of the internet.

Freedom House: Governments strangling the web

Arts & Culture

GDC: Old school games enjoy a comeback

Gamers in San Francisco are getting back to basics. At the Game Developers Conference, the world's largest professional game industry event, many abandoned their screens to play, in real life.

GDC: Old school games enjoy a comeback

Science & Technology

US: Study shows increased online video game abuse

The world of video games is a place to escape everyday troubles and become whoever you want for a few hours. But online harassment is turning entertainment into pain.

US: Study shows increased online video game abuse

Science & Technology

Cyclists push human-powered speed limits to new highs

Participants at the World Human Powered Speed Challenge have gathered in US state of Nevada in a bid to break records.

Cyclists push human-powered speed limits to new highs