Posts on: technology


Jul 11, 2014
@ 5:40 pm

We used to call it the Races. The building would open here at 9 o’clock in the morning and when the doors opened, all the people gathered outside made a running dash to get to the computers first. We thought that was peculiar behavior for adults to be engaged in.

Dawn of the Web: an oral history - Ideas - The Boston Globe (via thisistheverge)

Reblogging in the hope that I find time to read this soon.

(via thisistheverge)

post tags: year of reblogs technology reading


Jul 3, 2014
@ 5:40 pm

“Forgive@h3r” »


A very clever, poignant lifehack by Mauricio Estrella. 


post tags: lifehack technology inspiration


Jul 1, 2014
@ 5:40 pm


IBM’s Watson Is Now A Cooking App With Infinite Recipes

We’ve watched as IBM’s Watson has transformed from the trivia king of Jeopardy to a creative mind, capable of crafting new recipes like a tasty BBQ sauce. In that time, the supercomputer has also shrunk from a collection of servers the size of a room to a lean piece of software living on hardware the size of a few pizza boxes. Now, in conjunction with Bon Appétit, IBM is giving you a recipe app called Chef Watson, a cloud portal through which you can hijack Watson as your own personal chef.

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I hope IBM realizes that they’re building a sentient being… the first wave of truly AI creatures.

post tags: technology evolution year of reblogs