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The Heidelberg Laureate Forum (HLF) is virtual this year! Like many things in 2020, it might not be the same experience, but…
Helen Wright| September 21, 2020
Some computer scientists and physicists are looking beyond the limits of current computing to “reversible computing.”
The post Is Computing in Reverse the NextBLOG...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | May 25, 2017 at 10:47 AM
The internal combustion engine (ICE) has reigned supreme for over 100 years, but prognosticators are predicting its demise over the next few decades – or NOT, depending...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | April 12, 2017 at 01:06 PM
Robots could redefine the future of work, but what does that mean for the jobs that are displaced? Could a tax on labor-replacing technology be the answer?
TheMy...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | August 15, 2016 at 11:48 AM
Luddites attacking powered looms, 1812 (Source: Wikimedia Commons)
The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) published its annual “Luddite Awards...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | March 31, 2016 at 12:54 PM
Niall McCarthy of Statista.com uses data from Priceonomics to define a new category of accidental death by smart phone—the “selfie-fatality.” Forty-nine peopleRead...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | March 23, 2016 at 10:53 AM
By now almost everything that can be said about the Apple-FBI riff has been said. The FBI wants to open the San Bernardino terrorist’s iPhone and Apple’s CEO Tim...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | March 10, 2016 at 02:27 PM
Alphabet recently became the largest company based on its market capitalization, squeezing out Apple for the number one spot of all-time successful companies. Perhaps...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | February 17, 2016 at 10:00 AM
When authorities realized the Paris terrorists used strong encryption to send messages to one another they went off the encryption deep end. Now, many nations are...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | January 25, 2016 at 04:42 PM
Driverless cars may know how to negotiate intersections and park themselves better than humans, but so far I haven’t read about a smart car that can get me through...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | December 11, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Legends like John McCarthy, Edsger Dijkstra and John Backus made significant impacts in the field and shaped modern computing as we know it today. By developing...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | November 25, 2015 at 10:26 AM
We should never forget the roots of our profession, and humble programmers should remember who made modern computing.
The post Who is Big in Computing – Part 1?...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | November 12, 2015 at 10:33 AM
While it may come as a surprise, today RISC architecture computer systems dominate the mobile computing landscape. It has been 40 years in the making.
The post ...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | October 30, 2015 at 12:59 PM
The ability to pivot is a sign of agility. As technology continue to rapidly advance, how close are Google and Apple to pivoting?
The post Are Google and AppleBLOG...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | September 24, 2015 at 11:26 AM
We're still waiting for flying cars to materialize as a mass-market product. Why? The answer lies in computer technology—or the lack thereof.
The post Will theBLOG...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | September 16, 2015 at 10:16 AM
The physical Internet is evolving away from resiliency toward fragility and vulnerability. A broken Internet means flawed cybersecurity.
The post Why Physical Cyber...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | August 24, 2015 at 11:52 AM
The future of technology is government regulation—NOT unbridled technology.
The post The Future of Tech is Regulation appeared first on BLOG@UBIQUITY.Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | August 12, 2015 at 11:30 AM
If we want to advance the art and science of software development, we should direct our attention to the insect world of stigmergy.
The post Why Can’t Programmers...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | August 4, 2015 at 09:55 AM
The NSA's track record on government surveillance, which many argue violates fundamental constitutional rights, may lead to a fragmented Internet.
The post Government...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | June 23, 2015 at 01:23 PM
Many people in the Western world believe Internet freedom equals freedom of social and political life. The more access we get, the more freedom and democracy we...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | June 11, 2015 at 10:00 AM
The tech world is caught in a repeating, self-similar fractal, where the gadgets may be new, but the business models are as old as the Industrial Revolution itself...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | May 27, 2015 at 01:19 PM