How Google Fiber Could Upset The Entire Broadband Industry

Google Fiber seemingly started as an experiment – but it’s become clear it’s not going anywhere. Move over, Comcast and Time Warner. Google’s here to stay. It’s really no secret that the two biggest ISPs in the United States aren’t exactly well-liked by their customers. Comcast has repeatedly been labeled the most hated organization in […]

Supercomputing Predictions for 2016

Wondering where supercomputing is heading in 2016? Here are some well informed assessments brought to you by Cray. New Processor Technologies The leader of this technology is currently Intel, with their next generation Xeon Phi coprocessor, which is a hybrid between an accelerator and general purpose processor. This innovative design combines many-core architect with general purpose productivity. […]

Truly Useful Artificial Intelligence Tools You Can Use Today

We know you, dear readers, have been tracking the megatrend of artificial intelligence. There are many issues in this trend that should inform your day-to-day decision-making (we examine AI issues as part of our CAMBRIC construct to help put the trend in the context of other major thrusts in the tech world). Most AI solutions today are […]

Hot Holiday Tech

This time of year is one for commerce. The shiniest, newest, coolest gadgets are always the first to go from the shelves. This year in particular has been one for innovative gadgets and amazing buys.  From wearables to autonomous driving vehicles, the list below includes my picks of the hottest tech of the season: Samsung 16TB […]

Olly, A Robot Assistant with Personality

I think it is safe to say that many people would like to have a C3PO in their lives, I know I would… Today, not in a time long ago, there is a robot called Olly. Emotech, a London-based startup, is behind the creation of Olly, a voice-controlled robot assistant, kind of like Amazon Echo, but […]

Facebook Messenger As Your Personal Assistant

Wouldn’t it be nice if you had a personal assistant with you at all times? To have someone there to answer questions quickly and help you with daily plans? Instead of worrying about the best flight to take, what restaurant to eat at, or whether a monthly bill is as low as it should be, what […]