“Computers in the future may have 1000 vaccum tubes…”

"Computers in the future may have only 1,000 vaccuum tubes and perhaps weigh only 1.5 tons" - Popular Mechanics article, March 1949 The above quote amply demonstrates the problems with predicting the future. This is because the future does not al

Microsoft, Google sparring over Twitter !

Microsoft, Google sparring over Twitter? Should be interesting... http://bit.ly/9JbJb The explosive growth of Twitter has evoked great interest among both Google and Microsoft to acquire the company. For Google this would immediately fill the gap

China Denies Involvement in Hacking

In news today China Denies Involvement in Hacking U.S. Power Grid - http://bit.ly/Vtab5 The Chinese govt official position is always complete denial - but can you really trust anything that Beijing says or denies ? The ambitions of the chinese is

College too expensive? Try Youtube !

College too expensive? Try YouTube http://bit.ly/uFFbo This is a glimpse of the future of college education and education in general.  The convergence of digital multimedia and broadband together with global connectivity is paving the way for a n

Would you reveal your password…

Would you reveal your password for a chocolate bar ? Apparently 70% of people surveyed in UK did ! http://bit.ly/6wkYJ

All successful technologies te…

All successful technologies tend to look inevitable only in hindsight - which says a lot about shortcomings of foresight ! #insight :)

The history of the progress of…

The history of the progress of science is really a history of cherished assumptions being proven wrong again and again. #insight

Hackers Penetrate U.S. Power G…

Hackers Penetrate U.S. Power Grid & Leave Software That Could Disrupt System http://bit.ly/6Ff6c

Broadband for the masses : FCC…

Broadband for the masses : FCC studies goal of nationwide affordable, fast Internet http://bit.ly/15WBdH

BumpTop – a Windows desktop 3D…

BumpTop - a Windows desktop 3D replacement- that was showcased in TED is launched. Revolutionary or just a fad ? http://bit.ly/whC5c

“China has proposed replacing …

"China has proposed replacing the US Dollar with a new global currency... The Walmart Gift Certificate !"~ Jay Leno #humor

The Last of the Facebook and T…

The Last of the Facebook and Twitter Holdouts http://bit.ly/7YAe

Rapper Jim Jones being intervi…

Rapper Jim Jones being interviewed on Fox News re Twittering while driving & being pulled over. Also twittering while being interviewed !

Watching Fringe on TV – it re…

Watching Fringe on TV - it returns after a long break

Many people quit looking for w…

Many people quit looking for work when they find a job. ~ Steven Wright #humor #quote

@mattsingley Just leave the bo…

@mattsingley Just leave the bottle out in the sun/rain - till some random splotches form on the label - people will see what they want to !

@jack @ev Is the Twitter bir…

@jack @ev Is the Twitter bird icon a specific bird species or just a generic bird ?

RT @mashable: InnerPass Turns …

RT @mashable: InnerPass Turns Skype Into a Virtual Business Collaboration Tool - http://bit.ly/82mKS

@pickover So what is the corre…

@pickover So what is the correct answer - if there is one :)

RT @simonashley: RT @robby1051…

RT @simonashley: RT @robby1051: RT @arstechnica: Ars cracks TV Fringe code - http://ping.fm/3YlAn

@AlohaArleen Ha ! Twitter.gra…

@AlohaArleen Ha ! Twitter.grader deserves an 'F' for that grade !

@zentropikCEO Certainly – a s…

@zentropikCEO Certainly - a successful cyber attack could be devastating & compromise critical defenses, so it's crucial to prevent it IMO

@mattsingley I would not open…

@mattsingley I would not open it - keep it and maybe list it for sale on Ebay - you'd get more than your dollar back !

A low cost multi-touch device…

A low cost multi-touch device built by Indian students http://bit.ly/10F2Wv & http://bit.ly/ES6P

@dorait Have you seen this lo…

@dorait Have you seen this low cost multi-touch surface built in India http://bit.ly/10F2Wv & http://bit.ly/ES6P