Ideas, Creativity, Innovation

Inventing the Future

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Alan Kay once said that “The best way to predict the future is to invent it”. It is always nice to see efforts to invent the future. Some are small with near term potential and some are large ambitious once. Here are just a couple, I came across today in a mail I received from […]

Ideas, Creativity, Innovation

Linguistic Interface to the Web?

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What is common between Ubiquity, YubNub and Inky? They all seem to bring back a simple command line interface to the web. More flexible, a bit more powerful and hopefully a lot easier to customize. I always yearned for this kind of interface. In fact, we were even thinking of adding scripting to our browser […]

Emerging Technologies

Book: Software Pipelines and Multi-core Revolution

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I like receiving email/rss streams on new books in tech. It is one of my tools for tracking technology trends. Here is title from an O’Reilly Safari service, Software Pipelines: The Key to capitalizing on multi-core revolution, that caught my attention. Software Pipelines is a new architecture that specifically addresses the problem of using parallel […]

Software - Programming, Development

The Web’s Red Pill

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I liked this video, especially the part where Harry says: It is like a red pill for the web. When you take it, all you see is triples. The true graph nature of the universe is revealed. While we are still a bit far away from that red pill, the concept of seeding a little […]