Hiawatha Bray

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Hiawatha Bray is a technology writer for the Boston Globe Business section. He has contributed to a number of newspapers and magazines including Wired, Fast Company and Black Enterprise. He received an Overseas Press Club award for his series on the Internet in Africa.

Articles By Hiawatha Bray

Premium Internet addresses are hard to come by, but Boston engineer Ken Granderson thinks he’s got three of the choicest properties around, and he’s willing to part with them.

Granderson, a native of Brooklyn, came to Boston in 1980 to earn an electrical engineering degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  In 1995, Granderson purchased a trio of Internet addresses – roxbury.com, mattapan.com, and dorchester.com – for $50 apiece, and annual renewal fees that now come to $24 a year.More →