We need our smartphones, notifications screens and web browsers to be exoskeletons for our minds and interpersonal relationships that put our values, not our impulses, first. People's time is valuable. And we should protect it with the same rigor as privacy and other digital rights.
Bound for Cairo in Egypt to the Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris, EgyptAir's Flight MS804 lost contact with the aviation authorities on 11 pm this Wednesday, 10 miles into Egyptian airspace. It disappeared from the radar at a height of 37,000 feet, and with nothing but speculation to guide their search, the authorities began a gruesome expedition to track the fate of the missing airplane.
In the current year alone we have seen everything from VR games, to educational experiences to VR medicine to even virtual sex experiences.
A phone is an all time companion for us. There are many options in front of us. You can go for a costly phone or can go for a budget phone. Only make a smart move and grab most appropriate device to compliment your choice.
The root word, AstroTurf, refers to a brand of artificial grass. Astroturfing is the opposite of "grassroots" which refers to genuine support coming from the people.
Dr. Vishal Sikka is a champion of technology, and clearly sees it as an amplifier of human potential. He wants to use software in purposeful ways to address some of the biggest challenges of our times.
Over the course of your professional life you'll work with a sea of customers, but amongst those will be a group who truly appreciate your skills, value your approach and genuinely enjoy working with you. These are your true fans.
The principles of cloud computing might be decades old, but it wasn't until 2006, when Amazon entered the cloud market, that the modern cloud era really began.
A new start-up is founded every 20 minutes in Berlin and the industry is set to produce 100,000 new jobs by 2020.
Today people everywhere are trying to understand the implications of a protocol that enables mere mortals to manufacture trust through clever code. This has never happened before -- trusted transactions directly between two or more parties, authenticated by mass collaboration and powered by collective self-interests.
Just over a year ago, in March 2015, two Swiss engineers launched their round-the-world flight on a solar-powered airplane: Solar Impulse 2. The two men, André Borschberg and Bertrand Piccard, designed the single-pilot plane, which began its odyssey in Abu Dhabi, and they alternate laps. The longest lap so far was crossing the Pacific from Hawaii: three days!