Gadgets and Computers

2017-01-16

From Benedict Evans’ Cars as Feature Phones: This is a common theme in many classes of device: you start with a product that has a few…

As [Edwin] Land ultimately recognized, the adoption of his [polarized headlight] system was fatally…

2016-09-25

As Edwin Land ultimately recognized, the adoption of his polarized headlight system was fatally hampered by the fact that there was no…

Eleven Reasons To Be Excited About The Future of Technology

2016-08-18

“The strongest force propelling human progress has been the swift advance and wide diffusion of technology.” — The Economist In the year…

“Ether is a necessary element — a fuel — for operating the distributed application platform…

2016-08-07

“Ether is a necessary element — a fuel — for operating the distributed application platform Ethereum. It is a form of payment made by the…

“Steve Jobs supposedly said, returning to Apple, that his plan was to stay alive and grab onto the…

2016-08-07

“Steve Jobs supposedly said, returning to Apple, that his plan was to stay alive and grab onto the next big thing — to listen for the…

“If you asked people in 1989 what they needed to make their life better, it was unlikely that they…

2016-07-30

“If you asked people in 1989 what they needed to make their life better, it was unlikely that they would have said a decentralized network…