It’s that simple. Unless you are an electrical engineer, you’ve never heard of it. And you are missing out. (I love Wired, of course, but you probably already read that. If not, one place to start is its two security blogs.)
Celebrating 50, Spectrum reviews some of its historical highlights here, with access to classic articles. But then look forward – debating wind farms in Mexico, Skype Translator, 3D printing of high-tech contact lenses, and what seem like weekly advances in robotics.
The argot is rarely out of reach of the gen pop. Instead, you get a peek into what the rest of us will be reading about in biomedicine, software, energy, robots, more – and buying and doing and having done to us – in the future. But you can read it here first.