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Curious tech and technology from the realm of science and science fiction.

  • Craig Middleton
    Published 2 months ago
    The Heightening Interests in Solar Energy

    The Heightening Interests in Solar Energy

    As more and more people are learning about the benefits of clean energy, the more popular solar energy is becoming. Solar energy is basically able to provide all the energy a home needs when it comes to running the appliances in the home. When installing a solar energy system in a home, most installers advise homeowners to also add the solar battery. A solar battery makes it convenient to run high capacity appliances. Not only can solar energy take care of all of our needs when it comes to enjoying electricity in the home, but they do it in a clean way.
  • Kevin Gardner
    Published 3 months ago
    Bringing the Future in With Technology
  • Tom Sharp
    Published 3 months ago
    Futuristic Tech

    Futuristic Tech

    Flying cars. Jetpacks. Rocket boots. Just some of the many predictions for future tech that the predictors and science fiction got slightly wrong. However, there are some predictions for the future that have indeed come to pass. So what are the ones that they got right, what are the ones they got horribly wrong and what are the ones that still could yet come to pass?
  • Oliver White
    Published 8 months ago
    The Future of Solar Technology

    The Future of Solar Technology

    Our current approaches to producing solar energy are not practical on a commercial or industrial scale, and if it is to survive in the energy industry new methods must be utilized. The methods discussed in this article are alternative approaches and improvements to substantially boost the efficiency of solar cells, and if further developed, boost the efficiency of any power generation system that produces waste heat.
  • Tiffany Harper
    Published 11 months ago
    Three Ways We Are Already Using Machine Learning

    Three Ways We Are Already Using Machine Learning

    You’ve probably heard all of the hype about how AI is here with us already, giving us things like instant machine translation and self-driving cars. However, as a regular person, it can be difficult for you to visualize how all of this is affecting your regular life from one moment to the next. It might help to be given some examples of how machine learning and AI, in general, are being implemented in our everyday lives.
  • LC Douglass
    Published 11 months ago
    How Many Saints Are There in Outer Space?

    How Many Saints Are There in Outer Space?

    According to physicist Michio Kaku, the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) began with Giordano Bruno (1548-1600) in the 16th century. From Wikipedia:
  • Marshall Barnes
    Published about a year ago
    What to Get Those 2 Silicon Valley Billionaires Who'll Be Stuck Here Because the Simulated Universe Doesn't Exist?

    What to Get Those 2 Silicon Valley Billionaires Who'll Be Stuck Here Because the Simulated Universe Doesn't Exist?

    "Imagine, being back in the late 70s, in the days where the home computer revolution was just starting to take off, except for one thing - Instead of Jobs and Gates starting it all in those home garages, it's you!"
  • Patricia Sarkar
    Published about a year ago
    The Increasing Role of Cybersecurity in the Future

    The Increasing Role of Cybersecurity in the Future

    Today, we judge about cybersecurity measures such as VPNs or firewalls as solutions to specifically protect our data traffic and privacy online. This is not to be underestimated – during the last decade or two much of our life has migrated online. Here fall our online financial transactions (online banking, shopping), our one to one communication (text/audio/video) and the constantly updated virtual images of ourselves in the social media circle, as well as many other aspects that present interest for marketers, governments, criminals, etc. People have resorted to VPN providers such as TorGuard to secure their online activities. They might be different in many aspects but virtually all of these offer one key security feature - encryption of all web traffic and hiding of the IP address.
  • Liza Saguto
    Published about a year ago
    Here Come the Tricorders

    Here Come the Tricorders

    Despite advances in medicine, access to medical care remains an obstacle for many. Cost, transportation, and even the availability of healthcare are all barriers preventing many from getting the care they need. But what if there was a device that could provide medical care almost anywhere on the planet or even off it?
  • Devon Thomas
    Published about a year ago
    Coolest Futuristic Armor That Actually Exists

    Coolest Futuristic Armor That Actually Exists

    My son Jarret loves sci fi! So I like to scour the internet for stuff from his favorite sci-fi movies that's in the works right now. Turns out companies and governments are actually hard at work trying to create the coolest futuristic armor inspired by films like Aliens, Iron Man, and Elysium.
  • Georgia de la Bertauche
    Published 2 years ago
    Are You Ready for aCommerce?

    Are You Ready for aCommerce?

    You read it right, aCommerce. This is what comes after eCommerce and stands for Automated Commerce—companies using algorithms and artificial intelligence to gain more efficiency from both the side of the business and the consumer.
  • Rachel Brown
    Published 2 years ago
    7 Things You Didn’t Know about Code-breaking Before Computers