Posts filed under: Technology

Stephen Hawking warned last week that artificial intelligence could be “the worst thing ever to happen to humanity,” further emphasizing his fear that it could soon fully replace humans and render mankind useless. While recently I’ve read a lot about AI...
Tesla has released an exciting video of a fully autonomous Model X driving to work. Keep in mind, the video is edited, but the highlights show the ride going off without a hitch. http://mashable.com/2016/10/20/tesla-fully-autonomous-model-x-video/#Ko4eIMaaEOqQ Tesla CEO Elon Musk said recently...
Isn’t the power of analytics amazing? Check out what they’ve learned about how Pokeman increased the amount of ‘steps’ in a very short period of time. (Ref: https://www.technologyreview.com/s/602706/pokemon-go-increased-us-activity-levels-by-144-billion-steps-in-just-30-days/) Not that hard to believe that less than a quarter of adults in...
  • Jordan's report on VR Glove
Have you seen Minority Report? Wouldn’t you love to be able to manipulate your desktop, open new apps, query data and even build new product by simply waiving your hands? These guys are making it happen using force-feedback to approximate the...
  • Jordan's Tesla
Man. I need to get a Tesla. I’ve been watching the company’s activities and recently they announced: New Tesla Model S Now the Quickest Production Car in the World The Model S P100D with Ludicrous mode is the third fastest accelerating production...
  • GD VR
http://www.relix.com/news/detail/tribeca_film_festival_premieres_virtual_reality_fare_thee_well_video    ...
There are some very good ideas in this linked article (click here) about dealing with change. Great quotes include: When it comes to change – especially change that will dramatically impact employees, partners, and customers – traditional leadership says, “Keep your cards...
  • Moving from Outlook to Gmail
I recently started using Outlook 365 after being an exclusive user of Gmail for email/calendar for over 5 years now.  I love it. The transition hasn’t been fun. Then I found this post which gives directions on how to fix...
  • Storage
I started getting alerts about exceeding the maximum storage space on my Android. When I used  apps to clean my files I  kept seeing a ton of files in a folder called .thumbnails. Did a little research and saw that...
  • VR and Festivals
http://techcrunch.com/2016/04/18/youtube-rolls-out-support-for-360-degree-live-streams-and-spatial-audio https://coachella.vantage.tv/#/moreinfo This is the start of something incredible. If you haven’t tried Google Cardboard or other VR systems, you are missing out. Simply amazing. #gamechanger #virtualrealityishere. Buy this viewer to get a glimpse into the future. http://www.walmart.com/ip/View-Master-Virtual-Reality-Starter-Pack/46136841...