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June 12th, 2015 at 5:01 pm

The periodic table of wearable technology

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Surprisingly there are a wealth (both in quantity and value) of markets that are investigating the value of wearables in the enterprise, with a rich ecosystem of devices, a plethora of uses.   Continue Reading »

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June 11th, 2015 at 3:43 pm

Google and Apple have made their own programming languages, why?


At its Worldwide Developer Conference next week, Apple shared a success story that a lot of people didn’t know about.  About one year ago, Apple released Swift, a new programming language promised to make it easier to build iPhone and Mac apps than ever before. Developers cheered from the stands.

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June 3rd, 2015 at 5:16 pm

Google has taken the lead in the ‘Race to Zero’


A recent google announcement that its new Photos app would be free and come with unlimited cloud storage, has crossed a line that many in the industry were watching with fear.   Continue Reading »


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June 2nd, 2015 at 3:51 pm

Google and Levi’s looking to make computerized pants


Google annouced on Friday that they were teaming up with Levi’s to make computerized jeans – using conductive fabric.  This could eventually allow wearers to use their legs as touchscreens.   Continue Reading »

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May 29th, 2015 at 4:20 pm

Implantable wearables that are soon to be in your body


The future of wearables, the next big frontier, will be the move from existing outside our bodies to residing inside us.   Continue Reading »

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May 26th, 2015 at 6:28 pm

Google could be on the brink of AI capable of natural conversation


According to a leading AI scientist employed by the company, Artificial intelligence that can emulate human reasoning and even emotions is within Google’s reach.   Continue Reading »

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May 16th, 2015 at 4:42 pm

Google’s self-driving cars have already been in 11 accidents


At least we know they’re not distracted by their cellphones, but the viability of self-driving cars will likely be debated and scoffed at for a long time.   Continue Reading »

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May 12th, 2015 at 2:13 pm

Google opens its first startup campus in Asia


Last Friday, Google opened its first campus for startups and entrepreneurs in Asia, in a glitzy neighborhood of South Korea’s capital Seoul.   Continue Reading »

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March 20th, 2015 at 3:06 pm

Google executive: it’s possible to live to 500

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Google’s investment fund, Google Ventures, has backed companies like Uber and Nest.  Now the biggest percentage of Google Ventures’ assets are invested in science and, in particular, oncology.   Continue Reading »

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March 12th, 2015 at 3:07 pm

How Google helps drug discovery using big data and machine-learning


Google is becoming increasingly ingrained in the fabric of our daily health-and-wellbeing habits, from answering heath-related questions in its search results to a fitness data platform for developers.   Continue Reading »

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March 6th, 2015 at 1:34 pm

Google’s AI is now self learning


In what is a giant leap towards true general artificial intelligence, Google scientists and engineers have created the first ever computer program that is capable of learning a wide variety of tasks completely independently.   Continue Reading »

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March 3rd, 2015 at 12:57 pm

Study: People are ready for self-driving cars


General Motors pioneered a version in the 1950s, in the 1970s Ford engineers predicted their own version would be on the road by the year 2000, but self-driving cars have remained a science fiction dream for decades. Continue Reading »

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