Gulfstream's Swanky New Jets Are Packed With Touchscreens for Pilots
Touchscreens have established themselves as the best interface for smartphones and tablets. Thanks to Tesla and other car companies, they appear to be the future of automotive controls. And now, Gulfstream, maker of the world’s priciest business jets, thinks they’re the best choice in the cockpit as well. The Georgia-based firm introduced two swanky aircraft […]
Microsoft's Memo Isn't News, But Its Plan to Work With Google Certainly Is
All eyes were on the carefully designed—and carefully publicized—corporate memo from new CEO Satya Nadella. But that same morning, Microsoft released a far better illustration of the way Nadella has so significantly changed the way it operates. At first blush, it doesn’t seem like much—one of those tech world announcements filled with arcane references to […]
Google's Nest, others hatch new Internet of Things group
Nest, Samsung, and others found an Internet of Things standards group, following a handful of other organizations.
Fantasy Tech-Ball and the Intel Rumor Wire - Semiwiki
Reading Intel analysis lately has been a lot like reading fantasy baseball analysis. Intel should buy Altera. Intel should waive Atom. Intel should fab for Apple. All of those have a near-zero probability of happening IMHO, and yet pundits continue to pitch their version of alternate reality, dealing away product lines and strategies left and…
Apple's Beats buy the result of executive ignorance -- report
Despite last year's launch of iTunes Radio, Apple is still behind the curve on streaming music and bought Beats partly for its streaming service, according to Buzzfeed's sources.
Atmel and the Arduino Zero - Semiwiki
As I wrote about last month, this weekend is the Maker Faire in San Mateo. If you are interested in the cutting edge of what people are getting up to outside of the corporate world, this is the place to go. You will see stuff that you will not hear about for a year or…
Starry Internet Is Aereo Founder Chet Kanojia’s Latest Salvo In The War On ISPs – TechCrunch
With all the startups using the internet to transform traditional industries, it’s a bit of a wonder why no one has taken on the internet itself. Broadband service is an expensive business to run, with steadily increasing rates thanks to our growing need for binge-worthy video content. Pardon the cliché, but nothing has ever sounded […]