In a world where image is supreme, where television cameras fiercely jostle with each other for that prized shot, where ordinary people with mobile phones become citizen journalists, we expect tragedy, whether it's man-made or natural, to come fully illustrated. Flight MH370 has none of that.
Today, utilizing cyber weapons falls into the category of largely being accepted (even if unhappily) as part of how countries exercise their power while falling short of the line of armed conflict treated as an act of war.
A growing number of young Greeks are creating new economic foundations -- reacting to the crisis by creating export-oriented businesses largely driven by technology.
Friction has been replaced by ultrafast and omnipresent decision tools.
While Google Glass may be the glam glass queen of the moment, it's far from the only game in town. Watch closely for these new products are bound to start penetrating your real world.
For both iPhones and iPads, Apple's newest product lines have succeeded in pushing higher priced models and presumably higher margins.
All the tools I recommend are open source, means you don't have to trust me, you can download the source code and look at it yourself before using it. They are absolutely required for protecting your personal, and business data from unauthorized eavesdropping, which happens by default for anything you do online.
Marketing campaign possibilities are practically endless, but every startup tech company should be involved in these major four players.
By assessing the multiple ways that social media can augment existing strategies, eCommerce entrepreneurs can succeed against larger competitors.
You may argue that the automotive industry doesn't profit from the oil industry or road construction and literally hundreds of other related industries. You'd be right, of course, but with other industries the ship has sailed. With the advent of connected drivers, the automotive industry can make sure that history doesn't repeat itself.
I can speak from experience when I say that, in the ICT sector, opportunities abound for collaboration, a deeper connection to community and a strong sense of having a very real impact on your world.
The super-digital native will be bold. The super-digital native will be fearless. The super-digital native will be equipped with best practices for engaging critically with technology for teaching and learning.
I used to believe my tastes marked me as an individual. Now, thanks to algorithms, I know that I belong to taste tribes, and that I'm way more predictable than I could ever have imagined.
Remember when your mother told you to stop feeding certain animals because they will multiply? Well, someone has continually been feeding ideas to the folks at Apricorn and they have given birth to yet another great product.
Their politics run the gamut, from liberals to conservatives to anarchists. Their professions vary widely, from artists to physical laborers to programmers. Whatever their background, preferences, or professions, they have recently tripled the population of transhumanists in just the last 12 months.
I had set out on this detox mission to do the things I rarely found time to do, but it didn't occur to me until these last few minutes to do nothing. So I took this little bit of time to be with myself, and experience living in the most idle of moments.
We live on an ocean planet and the U.S. is an ocean nation. Our country includes more land underwater than above. It might behoove us to remember those facts as we set our country's spending priorities going forward.