December 14, 2012

Disrupt This: The Most Misused Word in 2012

Scott Smith, Quartz


Thirty years ago, the word “disrupt” meant something you did in class, and in doing so you got sent home with a note featuring the word in red cursive ink. I know this from personal experience. It was also something that happened to electricity supplies, sex or church services. It was not a good thing.

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December 12, 2012
What to Expect from Tech in 2013
Edward Baig, USA Today
Making predictions is dicey business. But it's customary (and fun) to imagine what the New Year will bring in tech and determine how topics and trends that surfaced in 2012 will evolve. With that in mind, here are some of the... more ››
December 11, 2012
Three Tech Breakthroughs for Our Digital Future
Om Malik, GigaOm
As we become more and more reliant on silicon and bandwidth, the need for fundamental technology breakthroughs has never been more acute. Scientists are working on those solutions and the marriage of optical and silicon is an... more ››
December 10, 2012
What U.S. Intel Thinks of Future Tech
Noah Shachtman, Wired
3-D printed organs. Brain chips providing superhuman abilities. Megacities, built from scratch. The U.S. intelligence community is taking a look at the world of 2030. And it is very, very sci-fi. Every four or five years, the... more ››
December 8, 2012
A Tech Wish List for 2013
Greg Scoblete, RealClearTechnology
 Tis the season for list making. While many tech sites are taking stock of the year's best (and worst) products, I'd like to focus on the future. Specifically, five tech developments I'd love to see accelerate next year, and... more ››
December 12, 2012
110 Predictions for the Next 110 Years
Popular Mechanics
People will be fluent in every language. With DARPA and Google racing to perfect instant translation, it won't be long until your cellphone speaks Swahili on your behalf. · Software will predict traffic jams before they... more ››