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Virtual Reality Technology Aims to Enhance Human Interactions

Virtual Reality Technology Aims to Enhance Human Interactions

A picture surfaced on the Internet last month that shows Mark Zuckerberg, the curly-haired Facebook co-founder, marching unseen past a crowd of people wearing Oculus Rift virtual reality headsets. In the photo, the people who are allegedly engrossed in a soccer game are unaware the social media CEO is walking[Read More…]

by April 22, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Self-Driving Automobiles Hit the Road

Self-Driving Automobiles Hit the Road

After a weeklong hiatus, since the last issue, I have struggled to remold my column into a higher form, a work of art to rival the masterpieces of the columnist greats of the past. Therefore, today I make my first attempt to join my eminent columnist predecessors with a work[Read More…]

by April 8, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Robots Rival Human Intelligence

Robots Rival Human Intelligence

If you are reading this as a machine of artificial intelligence, then I congratulate you on your impressive achievement of becoming an intelligent thinker. Many humans believe machines will never achieve true intelligence. But perhaps they are just jealous that it took us 200,000 years instead of 20 to achieve[Read More…]

by April 1, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
FBI Risks Product Security

FBI Risks Product Security

Apple Incorporated, the maker of most of your cell phones, recently passed a court order to provide the Federal Bureau of Investigation technical assistance in accessing data on a very special iPhone. The device, which was originally property of one of the San Bernardino shooters, is now in the possession[Read More…]

by February 26, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory Detects Ripples in Spacetime

Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory Detects Ripples in Spacetime

For most of us, the mention of “technological innovation” brings to mind images of the technologies that have become useful for our everyday lives. We imagine aspiring app developers lounging about the coffee shops of San Francisco, Bill Gates camping out in his office overnight or, as a throwback, Thomas[Read More…]

by February 19, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Modern Hardware Types Using Brain Activity

Modern Hardware Types Using Brain Activity

A crowd of highly intelligent geeks edged Georgetown students out of their study spots in the Healey Family Student Center last weekend. Hoya Hacks, a full-scale hackathon, was in full motion. Students, planted across every imaginable table and seat, outnumbered typical weekend study crowds by at least four to one.[Read More…]

by February 5, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Catching Carbon Dioxide

Catching Carbon Dioxide

Excess carbon dioxide and methane in the atmosphere, heat absorbed more readily than it is released and a world that is starting to sweat from under this ever-thickening blanket — whether it’s humanity’s fault or the sun’s fault, the climate is certainly changing. From carbon dioxide factory emissions to methane[Read More…]

by January 29, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
SOLTIS: Printing Layers of History

SOLTIS: Printing Layers of History

The Islamic State group, in an effort to eliminate artifacts without Islamic significance such as sculptures in museums or valuable remnants of ancient architecture, has caused immense destruction in the Iraqi and Syrian cities it captures. Naturally, historians and artists across the world are mortified at this unreserved busting spree[Read More…]

by January 22, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top