Pradeep Rajendran

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Stanford-Bred Startup Uses Moneyball Stats To Handicap Judges, Lawyers

If you’re being sued for patent infringement before U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh in the heart of California’s Silicon Valley, there’s something you ought to know. Koh is tough on defendants and only grants 18% of motions for summary judgment, less than half the national average. So your lawyers had …

Machine Learning

These GIFs Show the Freakishly High Definition Future of Body Scanning

General Electric<p>1 of 4<p>General Electric released images on Wednesday from its first clinical trial of a next generation body scanner that captures …

20 apps and games to download for the new year

APPS<p><b>HERE BETA</b><p><b>Android - FREE</b><p>Looking for an alternative to Google Maps on your Android device? Nokia has made its maps and satnav app available in beta form for free. It’s impressive, whether navigating on foot or by car, particularly offline when reception is low or non-existent.<p><b>PAUSE - CURATED</b> …

Apps

A one-percenter from Facebook: Status quo needs to change (Q&A)

Former Facebook executive Chamath Palihapitiya is that rare one-percenter who grew up on welfare.<p>The 34-year-old tech executive-turned-venture capitalist says his upbringing helped inform his thinking about the nature of the social compact between state and citizen. He's come up with a 1 percent …

San Francisco

Measuring the world’s emotions using Twitter and Amazon’s cloud

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: MooltFilm/Thinkstock<p>There are some things that just weren’t possible before the world wide web and cloud computing, and …

12 Companies That Want A Part Of Your Body This Year

Wearable computing is the ultimate convergence arena. Stimulated of course by Google and Google Glass, excited by Apple’s still to be seen iWatch, in the past twelve months a wide range of Davids and Goliaths have made known their intent to compete for the wearables market. It’s the sheer range of …

Elon Musk: Triumph of His Will

For his entire life, Elon Musk has bent people to his insatiable will. Most recently, he's co-opted NASA. And now we'll see whether he's a) the visionary who forces americans to become explorers again, or b) a man so distracted by vision that his life's work is a series of brilliant disappointments.<p>…