PART TWO THE CLASH OF TWO CULTURES In 1989 a graduate from Oxford University, England, Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web. He envisioned the “WWW” as an internet-based hypermedia initiative designed for global information sharing. In 1990 while working at CERN (the world largest particle physics laboratory) Berners-Lee wrote the first World Wide Web […]
THE GHOST IN THE MACHINE ~ 12th APRIL, 2007
“Reality employs simple elements to create increasingly complex systems, yet reality never permits the complex systems from losing their dependency on the simple elements.” Our most primal devices, which facilitated our survival and secured our evolutionary position, have been undermined in the modern evolution of computer technology.
Academics announced that they have developed a system which will allow users to make transactions online authenticated by a photograph of their face. They are planning to launch an app, which will link to users’ credit cards and bank accounts, in the second half of next year. Facial recognition app to speed up spending | […]
A very clever campaign, it reminds me of some very cool techniques used by Stefan Sagmeister of Sagmeister & Walsh, when he created billboards, after the billboards were exposed to UV light over a period of time, the message disappeared — in this case, heat makes the message appear. Do you think this is real or is […]
In an October post on Obamacares website problems with crashing, this latest article below reveals the fallout from the debacle. The Dublin-based IT company Accenture have taken over from CGI to bring proven experience in building large-scale public-facing websites. Accenture wins Obamacare contract after CGI snafus.