Posts filed under “Technology”

‘Star Trek’ Tech Aims to Be Google for Matter


Source: Bloomberg

Category: Technology, Video

Most Wired Countries in the World

Relative to last week’s whine about US telecom infrastructure:   Click for full list. Source: Bloomberg Visual Data We’re # 13! We’re # 13!

Category: Digital Media, Technology

Why Does US Cell Phone Service Suck?

Yesterday on my commute to work, I became annoyed with the spotty coverage and slow connection provided by Verizon Wireless. I tweeted my frustration. Imagine my surprise when AT&T’s social networking Tinkerbell responded to me: “Connect when and where you want with our reliable 4G LTE!” I found that amusing. The reason I switched to…Read More

Category: Really, really bad calls, Regulation, Taxes and Policy, Technology

Technology Growth and Expenditure Growth in Healthcare

Category: Technology, Think Tank

Be a Google Ninja: Tips and Tricks for Online Research

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Category: Research, Technology

Tallest Deepest Longest Manmade Structures

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Category: Digital Media, Real Estate, Technology

iPhone MetroGnome Remix

  Source: Daily Dot   Free Download: http://www.itsmetrognome.com/music/  

Category: Music, Technology, Weekend

13 Years of Apple Stores in 60 Seconds

Click for an animated graphic. Source: Retale   Click on the map to see an animation of Apple Inc. store openings and product releases over the last 13 years. We’ll wait for you. OK, that was pretty cool, right?  Continues here

Category: Consumer Spending, Digital Media, Retail, Technology

Why the Japanese still love music CDs

Compact discs account for 80% of all music sales in Japan, which experts attribute to bonus material and an aging population that grew up with packaged music.

Category: Music, Technology, Weekend

Hiring Managers Use Social Media to Screen Candidates

Interesting article from WSJ:   click for giant graphic Source: WSJ

Category: Corporate Management, Technology