This app allows you to “Google the physical world”. For the past three years, the LA-based team has been researching how to advance the field of computer vision using image recognition to create a “digital fingerprint” of the object which can be matched against similar objects in its database. Objects not recognised by its algorithms… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Consumer Technology
The FCC has passed a historic measure to more strictly regulate the Internet. The new rules, known as “net neutrality,” act to provide equal opportunity for Internet speeds and access to websites. Source: CNN Money Date: February 26th, 2015 Link (to paste into browser): http://money.cnn.com/2015/02/26/technology/fcc-rules-net-neutrality/index.html Discussion 1) The Internet can be described as being very… Read more »
Source: Fortune Date: February 12th, 2015 Link (to paste into browser): http://fortune.com/video/2015/02/12/microsoft-acquires-sunrise-a-new-day-dawns-in-redmond/ 1) The analysts talks about the “consumerization of the enterprise purchased”. What does she mean when she says this? 2) What do you think Microsoft will do with this $100m purchase?
The Consumer Electronics Show is a huge event for Technology firms. Source: BBC News Date: January 10th, 2015 Link (paste into browser): http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-30710298 No discussion questions.