The Theory of Everything opens November 7.
MetaPro: 15 times the screen of Google Glass
I'm posting this here as much as a note-to-self as anything else but that gave me a few new resources I'm needing for work as well as a few ideas for new tools to hopefully increase productivity.
Hive is the one I'm most curious about, they claim to give you free unlimited cloud storage space when the likes of Google only give you 15GB for free so how do they afford all that space, I wonder... Is anyone here using them?
The robot is called Jibo. It can recognize faces, relay texts and phone calls, take pictures and video, and facilitate video chats (the other person's face shows up on the screen).
The woman is Cynthia Breazeal, the director of the Personal Robots group at MIT’s Media Lab and the woman who developed the emotional robot Kismet. The project is also being developed and backed by Todd Pack, who created robots for iRobot; Roberto Piericcini, who worked for IBM in Watson Research Labs; and many other similarly notable people.
Is this the future of home robotics?
Watch the video and judge for yourself:
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Today I'm at MIT attending the MIT/Sloan event "Big Data: The Management Revolution". gave a great introduction explaining why they think big data is a genuine change in the way businesses will be managed, and presented some research that shows higher productivity from "data driven organizations".
Currently, we're listening to a data science panel featuring , Claudia Perlich, and Tom Davenport. Interesting issues have come up, including:
* the classic data science vs domain expertise question: the general conclusion was that you need domain knowledge to understand how to ask questions and which attacks to take to solve them, even if the final work is purely algorithmic.
* nobody sees much to be done about the data scientist shortage for the next 5-10 years, despite actions being taken to remedy it.
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