Posts tagged technology

What I think of every time I read another article about Occulus Rift and other head-mounted displays are the future of video gaming.
Learn more about the Jaguar VR headset (and other vaporware).

What I think of every time I read another article about Occulus Rift and other head-mounted displays are the future of video gaming.

Learn more about the Jaguar VR headset (and other vaporware).

"Cognitive Cooking" is the future of IBM’s personalized tech…

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From keyboards to cupboards, computer science enters the culinary arts. 

One man is documenting 20 years of computing technology on Law & Order.  This scene in season one is the first time a computer is shown turned on in the series, though it will take many more years for computers and cyber security to become more than just props to the episodes…

One man is documenting 20 years of computing technology on Law & Order.  This scene in season one is the first time a computer is shown turned on in the series, though it will take many more years for computers and cyber security to become more than just props to the episodes…

GoPro uses their own cameras to record themselves accepting an Emmy award!

While the public is increasingly uncomfortable with the idea of government cameras and Internet snoops recording their daily behavior, there does not appear to be much introspection about routinely monitoring people, pets or handymen.
Quentin Hardy, writing in the NYTimes about webcam technology and what surveilance video tech consumers use.
Does technology make your life better?  Use this checklist to see how changes in tech effect our culture…

Does technology make your life better?  Use this checklist to see how changes in tech effect our culture…

Mapping Silicon Valley’s Gentrification Problem Through Corporate Shuttle Routes
Bonus map: Foursquare checkins from shuttle bus stops

Mapping Silicon Valley’s Gentrification Problem Through Corporate Shuttle Routes

Bonus map: Foursquare checkins from shuttle bus stops

This is about how Internet technology used to feel like it was really going to change so many things about our lives. Now it has and we’re all too stunned to figure out what’s next.

One Year Later, Still Stuck

The above quote comes from an April 2012 article by The Atlantic’s Alexis Madrigal.

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Talking about the publishing technology we sometimes squander on the internet

Talking about the publishing technology we sometimes squander on the internet

What to say when you don’t have any insight into technology…

What to say when you don’t have any insight into technology…