Can Technology Bring the Dead Back to Life?

Ray Kurzweil is a well renowned engineer, because of his advancement in the fields of text, speech and audio technology. Kurzweil can brag about being an inventor, entrepreneur, visionary,and working for Google as the Director of Engineering. As the inventor of the first optical character recognition system (OCR),  a software used to transform written words into data used as a reading equipment for the blind, for recreating grand piano music, and to make a commercially marketed software to recognize speech, he is definitely a person important to technology. Moreover, he has written some of New York's best-selling books that include 'How...


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How to Start Programming

There are many people who have amazing creative ideas and want to transform them into software but they cannot do so because of their lack of knowledge regarding programming and scripting. If you want to flaunt your ideas, then the first thing to do is to learn to program, and the one rule to keep in mind is to never give up. The internet is full of a tremendous amount of resources and tutorials that will assist you on how to program, so there really is no excuse not to learn if you really want to. Choice of Language First,...


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With the advent of Wearable Technology, how will Privacy look like in the future?

Who thought that smart watches, AR glasses and flexible plastic electronics could completely change our average way of life? With Apples release of the new Apple Watch, the presence of wearable tech is becoming ever more present in our daily lives.The wearable devices' industry is estimated to jump from just 22 million to almost 177 million by the year 2017, due to the massive development this industry is going through. While it started with watches and Google's massively popular Google Glass, it has moved onto many other things, even including shirts and rings. The question becomes, however, how pervasive this...


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The Pros and Cons of Decentralized Currency

Decentralized currency in the form of Bitcoin and Litecoin has become increasingly popular because of it's already portrayed potential, as well as it's hugely untapped potential. While decentralized currency has only shown up in the past four years, it has already been adopted by a wide and massive audience. There are several reasons of supporting decentralized currency as an economist and a stakeholder in the economy, although there are some factors that have failed to prove such currency as exciting and/or useful. So why not compile some Pros and Cons? Pros Anonymity: The main reason why decentralized currency such as...


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3 Predictions for the Next 100 Years of Technology

Predicting the future is something usually left to prophets, visionaries, or lunatics on the side of a NYC Street. Thankfully, I have, and always will be, a lunatic. The world is moving forward with a significant pace and if you consider the amount of technology that mankind has at its disposal at the moment; anything can be possible in the future. Following are some of the ideas that will portray how exactly technology will look and shape in the coming 100 years; whether they be far-out theory or based more on fact. These ideas may sound ambitious though it is...


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