Daniel Faris is a freelance journalist, copywriter, and graduate of Susquehanna University's Writers Institute.

What Helsinki Can Teach America about the Internet

In 1998, famed and revered economist Paul Krugman penned the following words: “By 2005 or so, it will become clear that the Internet’s impact on the economy has been no greater than the fax machine’s.” As a standalone quote, it’s somewhat out of context; Krugman was asked to write a piece from the perspective of more »


Gov’t Inaction on Infrastructure Begets Private Sector Innovation

The United States has been losing ground to other developed countries when it comes to the quality of our transportation infrastructure. Thankfully, the private sector is stepping up and doing what it does best.

Farm Tech: how America’s farmers are going open-source

These days, farmers are finding that their old-fashioned tools are no competition for the efficiency and ease of their high-tech counterparts. While this has plenty of obvious advantages, the technology also creates potential obstacles.

How technology will change driver’s education forever

Until recently, public schools were almost solely relying on driver’s education curricula and teaching methods that hadn’t been updated for decades.