Sastry Raman

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Introducing the selfie shoe

Because selfie sticks weren't annoying enough, here's a product with the potential to make you lose all hope in your fellow humans.<p>In a completely …

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Superfish CEO points fingers at third-party software for security flaws

A little-known Silicon Valley startup was caught in a firestorm of criticism this week for making software that exposed Lenovo laptop users to …

5 lucrative tech careers to pursue in 2015

Looking to make the biggest bucks in the fastest growing industry?<p>There are two crystal clear — albeit unsurprising — commonalities among the top 10 …

Machine Learning

The rise of mobile-first infrastructure

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: Adapted from Thinkstock/venimo<p>In a recent “Silly Things in IT” blog, I cheekily proposed the mission statement for IT …

A Waterwheel That Picks Up Floating Trash

Down, dirty, and wet<p>This spring, Baltimore’s Inner Harbor will become home to the first permanent waterwheel-powered trash interceptor. With energy from the Jones Falls River current and solar panels, the floating device sweeps litter up a conveyor belt and straight into a Dumpster for easy …

C++17: I See a Monad in Your Future!

[If you prefer, you may watch the video of my talk on this topic (here are the slides).]<p>If you thought you were safe from functional programming in …

Ask Anything: What Happens In Your Computer When You Turn It On?

No, the little mouse inside it does not start scrambling around.<p>Before a computer can load its operating system and locate drivers for its components, it must recognize that it has been turned on at all. This task falls to a relatively simple device known as the power-on reset circuit. “In its very …

Take Your Networking to the Next Level: Build Actual Relationships

Too many job seekers miss the mark on what networking is all about. You have heard over and over that networking is about <b>building relationships</b> with …

Millionaires Are Now the Majority Party in Congress

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For the first time in history, a majority of members of the U.S. Congress are millionaires, according to an analysis of data conducted by the Center for Responsive Politics, a research group that tracks money's influence in U.S. …

Why Non-Tech People Should Apply for Tech Jobs

If you own a smartphone, tablet or even if you’re just glued to your laptop, you're aware of the tech revolution. But have you ever thought about how …

How the sun shines and why the vacuum of space is not actually empty<p>The uncertainty principle is one of the most famous (and probably misunderstood) ideas in physics. It tells us that there is a fuzziness in nature, a fundamental limit to what we can know about the behaviour of quantum particles …