It really is amazing how influential some science fiction writers are in the development of real science. Is it that they truly have insight into the future ( from the future?), or is it that science only pursues the good ideas from Sci-Fy? Take gesture recognition for example.
TiVo Next Gen – What Is Next For TiVo. I don’t know about you but my TV entertainment habits have changed dramatically over the last few years. Since we live in the country and cable is not an option we used Direct TV over satellite dish and we picked packages that met our tastes. We […]
Now the Splash Drone 3. Flying a drone on land is great fun and when you add a camera and virtual reality glasses the fun goes exponential! Now that this level of excitement and add waterproof package and you have something very special. This is what the founder of Swellpro set out to do only […]
A Personal Humanoid Robot. Unbelievably, it is possible to buy a home robot today! I mean yesterday’s science fiction is today’ science. Artificial intelligence science plus two decades of robotics engineering has finally made it possible to buy a reasonably priced home robot that just a few years ago would have cost hundreds of thousands […]
My wife and I have very different opinions of technologies like Amazon Echo. I think that voice recognition technology tied to a computer search is a huge step forward over typing on a keyboard or smartphone. She believes that it is big brother trying to collect data on you, so at best they can tailor […]
New HP Z VR Backpack – Wearable VR PC This is a bit of a surprise! When most virtual reality systems developers are working to design headsets or glasses to be smaller, lighter, faster and have amazing graphics, one major player has gone the other way. HP has just released a wearable backpack virtual reality […]