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Computing in the Future (via The Economist)

The Economist published an interesting article recently in its Leaders, headed: “The era of predictable improvement in computer hardware is ending. What comes next?” Quotes: “A modern Intel Skylake processor contains around 1.75 billion transistors—half a million of them would fit on a single transistor

Living at Internet Speed

By Tim Cole In “Behind the Looking Glass”, Lewis Carrol’s charming little book for children of all ages, the Red Queen takes Alice by the hand and pulls her away, running hard until the little girl is tired out and has to stop to catch

The Future of Computer Intelligence Is Everything but Artificial

Link: The Future of Computer Intelligence Is Everything but Artificial Nick Stockton, wired.com Computers are already smart, just in their own ways. They catalogue the breadth of human knowledge, find meaning in mushroom clouds of data, and fly spacecraft to other worlds. And they’re getting

The Internet in Real-Time

The Internet In Real Time [Infographic] You must go see this live— one of the… google.com The Inter­net In Real Time [Info­graph­ic] You must go see this live— one of the most cre­ative uses of a real-time info­graph­ic I’ve seen in a long time! I…

Larry Page Lists 5 Things That Google Will Conquer In The Future

Google CEO Larry Page just published his annual founder’s letter for shareholders and, as usual, it’s a fascinating glimpse into where Page thinks Google is going, how it’s going to get there, and what the company will conquer in the future. Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/larry-page-founders-letter-2014-5#ixzz32ovHRDYd