Machines That Know

Tweet An interesting article on the Economist.com explains how computers are being taught to recognize both objects and people.  This is important, because it helps bring about the

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TiVo Your Life

Tweet Lately I’ve been finding many occasions where I wish I had a TiVo for my life.  Getting a call in the car while my favorite song is

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Why Digital Matters

Tweet Why does digital matter?  I can download a song on iTunes or go pick up a CD at the local Best Buy.  It all ends up as

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Things with a Memory

Tweet I heard an interesting story on NPR this week about a man who’d lost his dog-tags in 1951, and a young couple recently found and returned them

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The Digital Green Movement

Tweet As I typed the title of the this post, I realized I’m really overdoing the word “digital”.  Can someone email me one hundred euphemisms for the word

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Database of your Mind

Tweet As I explained in the previous post, the technology exists to control your computer with your mind using a neural actuator.  Eventually the development of this technology

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A Use for the Other 90%

Tweet It’s often been said that we humans only use 10% of our potential brain matter.  Somedays I think that estimate is a tad high.  During the development

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