There's so much to like about the classy Last Interview series, but one of the things I now like best about it is the heavenly trio who was recently added to the line-up: Ernest Hemingway, Philip K. Dick,
Before this IoT moment, most people didn’t worry about whether one type of system could talk to another. A version of this essay was originally published at Tech.pinions, a website dedicated to informed
A librarian found a copy of the original 'Star Wars' script, and it settles one of the biggest fan debates of the film
According to CBC— the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. — while trying to digitize the University of New Brunswick Library's science-fiction collection, librarian Kristian Brown stumbled upon an early draft
A famous chef went on a 6-month scientific mission to create the perfect hamburger — here's what he came up with
But Heston Blumenthal, the chef behind London's Michelin three-star restaurant The Fat Duck, took a scientific approach to creating the ultimate burger back in 2007 for an episode of the short-lived BBC
We’re always looking for ways to make cooking less of a chore while still keeping things healthy and fresh. A challenge? Sure. But it’s nothing these 14 packet meals can’t handle. When veggies, starch
Rough commute? What if someone offered you a private highway to take to work? There’d be no crush of cars, box trucks, taxis or minivans. Just you and the open road. Would you take it? Of course you would.
The ubiquitous network connectivity, affordable compute power combined with rich insights make IoT valuable for enterprises and consumers. The convergence of devices, cloud, and analytics is creating opportunity
Science & InnovationNo Place Like Home Recently, NASA released some pretty spectacular footage captured by an astronaut wearing a GoPro camera while spacewalking around the International Space Station.
Imagine managing a major utility company. It’s late Friday afternoon and weather forecasters are predicting severe thunderstorms packing hail, high winds and possible tornadoes. Or, how about if you employed
In the first of our series on the IoT we take a look at connected devices that are available today, the privacy and security issues of using them – and how Britain can play a key part in its future Chores
The Internet of Things (IoT) may mean more than simply having devices and machines talking to each other. It potentially represents a profound shift affecting the way businesses and society operate. At
At Facebook’s F8 developers conference today, the social network announced a software developer kit for building applications for internet-connected devices on its Parse platform. Called Parse for IoT–or
For the first nine seasons of South Park, before his unfortunate involvement with the Super Adventure Club, Chef was the guiding light for the boys on South Park. Whenever they were in a jam, Chef was
David Schnell Cirrus, 2007 Why collect art? "We are a large corporation, you've got to put something on the walls," says Jacqueline Lewis, Curator for the Americas at UBS. More seriously she adds, "We
Our pick of the best tablet and smartphone tools to enable you to make video, music, art and more There’s an ongoing argument in the technology world about whether tablets and smartphones are more focused
It was once a riverside city of more than 200,000 people, the sixth largest in Syria with a rich heritage influenced by the dominant cultures of the various ages – Greek, Roman, Byzantine and Islamic.