Gizmos & Gadgets: Smartphones Meet Mobile Wireless Storage with iLuun Air

October 12, 2016 – Yesterday on Kickstarter, a company named iLuun launched its campaign to raise money to bring to market a wireless flash drive that can move data and images ... Continue Reading →

Gizmos & Gadgets: Google Virtual Reality Just Got a Lot Better and Making the Technology a Whole Lot Cheaper

October 4, 2016 – Today Google revealed its latest foray into virtual reality, a successor to Cardboard in a headset it calls Daydream View. Priced at $79 U.S., the headset is ... Continue Reading →

Can We Stop Runaway AI?

September 29, 2016 – For those who have concerns about artificial intelligence (AI) and its potential to destroy humanity, the following may turn out to be good news. An organization ... Continue Reading →
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Gizmos & Gadgets: A GPS System for Space Travel

August 11, 2016 – The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) and University of Leicester, in the United Kingdom, published a paper this week describing the equivalent of a GPS system ... Continue Reading →

If You are Young and a Smartphone User Don’t Read This

August 5, 2016 – The latest research indicates that better than 50% of Internet users are addicted to digital devices. Highest addiction rates are in the age 13-24 group. According ... Continue Reading →
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Hacks and Leaks Expose Vulnerability of Internet Apps and the Current Hardware We Use to Access Them

July 25, 2016 – The latest Wikileaks of emails from the Democratic National Committee’s mail servers is just another sign of how vulnerable we are today to those who find ... Continue Reading →
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Selling to Millennials Represents a Generational Change: Part 1

July 20, 2016 – This posting is Jessica Oaks’ ninth contribution to the 21st Century Tech blog. She is a freelance journalist with a passion for technology news, her themes ... Continue Reading →
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Business and Technology are Migrating to the Cloud – Part 4: Mountains of Data Meet Artificial Intelligence

July 8, 2016 – The future of business is in the cloud. That’s because the trend in the business world is to a blend of both local sourced and online data resources. In the ... Continue Reading →
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21st Century Education Gets a Dose of Google Virtual Reality

July 7, 2016 – Google Expeditions is bringing virtual reality to classrooms. This Google initiative gives teachers the ability to conduct virtual trips to museums, and outer and ... Continue Reading →
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Business and Technology are Migrating to the Cloud – Part 3: Online Backup is Here and Now

July 6, 2016 – My first personal computer consisted of two floppy disk drives, an A: and B: A: ran my applications and B: stored my data. That was 1981. By the end of the decade ... Continue Reading →