Israel’s Iron Dome

Iron Dome

The politics of the conflict between Hamas and the State of Israel are well documented, and I'm sure you have already formed an opinion about who is at fault and what must be done. This article is not about any of that. It's not about right or wrong, good or bad, politics or religion … it's about ...

ShotSpotter Uses the Internet of Things to Alert Police to Gunfire

ShotSpotter

There are amusing ideas for the Internet of Things -- Net-connected houseplants, for example. But lest you think hooking just ...

Snapchat is in Funding Talks With a Valuation Around $10 Billion

Snapchat

Snapchat is reportedly in talks with Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba for a financing round that would value the company at a ...

The U.S. Army is Looking Into the Possibilities of 3D Printing

U.S. Army

As the number of materials 3D printers are compatible with grows, so do the applications. And the U.S. Army knows that: It is ...

Twitter Acquires Madbits to Boost Deep Image Learning

Twitter

Twitter has acquired a stealthy computer vision startup called Madbits, which was founded by former New York University ...

Stanford’s Med Students Are Using Google Glass to Learn Surgery

Google Glass

Like their fellow future doctors down the road in Irvine, medical students at Stanford University will learn surgical methods with ...

Boost Your Subscription Business With Social Media Savvy

By the year 2015, more than 40 percent of media companies will employ subscription services to sustain their businesses, ...

‘EA Access’ on Xbox One May Be My New Favorite Video Game Thing

EA announced a new service called EA Access on Tuesday, which delivers some of its games on the Xbox One at incredibly inexpensive ...

NetWORKing for a Job

I’m helping an acquaintance find a job. While he’s sharp and has been successful, he’s not sufficiently engaged in his job ...

The 4 Essential Steps for the Perfect Networking Meeting

It’s without a doubt the most expensive cup of coffee ever ordered. Last year, someone paid more than $600,000 to share ...

5 French and Spanish Apps to Help You Find Some Romance in Language Learning

Students learning French and Spanish can tap into a variety of mobile applications. The best ones complement lessons taught in the ...