Gizmos & Gadgets: Walmart Starts Roll Out of a “Scan & Go” App to Compete with Amazon Go

January 15, 2018 – In the retail war going on between “bricks & mortar“ stores and online shopping, the former has been taking quite the beating of late leading ... Continue Reading →

Gizmos & Gadgets: Four Technology Upgrades You Can Use to Beef Up Your Personal and Home Security in 2018

January 12, 2018 – Welcome Jared Wade who previously has provided his insights on technologies that are changing the way we live and work. Wade has lived in Latin America where ... Continue Reading →

Chip Technology Taking a Beating as Newly Discovered Flaws Point to Security Vulnerabilities

January 7, 2018 – If you have a feeling that someone is looking over your shoulder these days when you are using your computer, you may be justified to a degree. It appears that ... Continue Reading →

Where We Will See Technology Breakthroughs in 2018: Part 2

January 2, 2018 – In yesterday’s posting I wrote about the science and technology trends I anticipate will continue to produce both innovative and disruptive change to ... Continue Reading →

The Current State of AI as We Begin 2018

December 30, 2017 – Artificial intelligence (AI) states one recent article is no smarter than a six-year-old. A study that appeared last summer compared the intelligence quotient ... Continue Reading →

Gizmos & Gadgets: Worried About Violations of Your Privacy? Check out Haven

December 23, 2017 – In a world where bots and hackers make us increasingly uncomfortable when online, consider a new app aimed at your physical security. It is called Haven, a ... Continue Reading →

Plasmonic Nanofocus Data Transmission – Welcome to the Next Generation of Computers Using Photons Not Electrons

December 3, 2017 – Using light instead of electrons is the future of computing. Photons that transmit data at the speed of light can pack even more data crunching into our digital ... Continue Reading →

Can We Integrate Power and Data Transmission?

December 1, 2017 – It is hard to believe that 2017 has entered its last month. It seems like as I get older, the years keep flying by faster. For me 2017 has bolted at breakneck ... Continue Reading →

Microsoft Sets 75% 2030 Emission Reduction Target

November 15, 2017 – Microsoft in 2009 made a pledge to reduce its carbon emissions by 30% from 2007 levels by 2012. This commitment focused on improving energy use in operations ... Continue Reading →

“All of Us” Project to Use Fitness Trackers to Study One Million People From Their Genome to Lifestyles

November 14, 2017 – The Scripps Research Institute will be handing out fitness trackers to help in the U.S. National Institute of Health‘s (NIH) “All of Us” ... Continue Reading →