Information, Intelligence, Knowledge

A Blog Worth Reading

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From @sharads tweet, I discovered JP’s blog. I would like to share a couple of snippets from his About This Blog page. I believe that Moore’s Law and Metcalfe’s Law and Gilder’s Law have created an environment where it is finally possible to demonstrate the value of information technology in simple terms rather than by […]

Information, Intelligence, Knowledge

LinkLog: Intel Parallel Tools

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Just found out about Intel Parallel Studio. Signed up. Looks cool. Hopefully kickstart innovation in multi-core apps. They just need to add a couple of multi-core challenges. Kind of disappointed that the language support is only for C/C++ but hopefully other languages will catch up soon. You may also want to check out Go Parallel.

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 […]

Emerging Technologies

Internet that is proactive, predictive and context-aware

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Not a bad thing to dream about. Looks as if Intel is trying to make that happen with more powerful and less power-hungry processors. Here is Intel CEO at the Consumer Electronic Show (CES): “It’s an internet that is proactive, predictive and context-aware.” Explaining that devices would be location-aware, and would access the internet over […]