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 →

Peter Diamandis Looks at Quantum Computing – Are We on the Verge of a Computing Revolution?

October 10, 2016 – Peter Diamandis looks at quantum computing, its implications, and who is working on the technology. Enjoy the read. What is Quantum Computing? Moore’s ... 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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Mining Social Media – Is the World Ready for the Reality of the Minority Report?

September 17, 2016 – When the movie “Minority Report“ first screened it was seen as a dystopian fantasy. But the truth is predictive policing using data mining is ... Continue Reading →
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What’s Holding Us Back from a Distributed Energy Model Replacing Existing Power Grids?

September 15, 2016 – In the last decade human ingenuity has produced the technology necessary to move from our massive power distribution networks to local community power generation ... Continue Reading →
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Stanford University Study Looks at AI Impact on Urban North America: Life in 2030 Part 2

September 7, 2016 – Envisioning the impact of artificial intelligence (AI) on North American urban life in 2030, the Stanford University study described in a previous post, also ... Continue Reading →
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Big Data: How Analysis of Large Data Sets is Altering The Way Business Works in the 21st Century

August 24, 2016 – Today’s article comes from Michael Glass. He is a technology and gaming blogger originally from Ireland. Currently based in New York, Michael follows the latest ... Continue Reading →
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Quantum Computers: The Question Remains “When Will We See Them Replacing What We Have Today?”

August 16, 2016 – In the last few weeks Google, working with its team of quantum engineers has announced the ability to simulate a hydrogen molecule using its D-Wave system. D-Wave ... 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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What Defines a Country in the 21st Century? In Estonia Not Its Boundaries

July 27, 2016 – With a population of 1.3 million Estonia hugs the Gulf of Finland and lies just to the west of Russia (see the country demarcated in green on the European map ... Continue Reading →