You are being tracked. Deal with it.

Your every move is being tracked. If you didn’t realize it by now, get used to it. Because it will only become more widespread in the coming days, months and years. The Consumer Reports headlines this week about how smart TVs are monitoring your watching got a lot of attention, but it should hardly be a surprise. If you’re on the Web, and haven’t jacked up […]

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Emotionally intelligent computers may already have a higher EQ than you

compute and respond to human emotions has been explored in movies for decades. However, a common misconception is that the challenge of creating emotionally intelligent computing systems is too great to be met any time soon. In reality, computers are already demonstrating they can augment — or even replace — human emotional intelligence (EQ). Perhaps, surprisingly, it is the lack […]

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Why PCs Aren’t Dead…Yet

If you’ve been following the business news lately, you’ve been hearing that demand for PCs is in decline. According to market researcher IDC, in the last quarter, PC shipments were down worldwide by 13.9%. And IDC forecasts that for all of 2013, PC shipments could be down about 7%. If you read the headlines, you might be led to think that […]

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What the PC Industry of Tomorrow Looks Like

We are, without question, an industry in transition. The 500-pound gorillas who once dominated the technology industry are undergoing major transitions and experiencing new types of growing pains. And for many, this is extremely painful. These titans will rise or fall based solely on their ability to manage this transition and these new types of growing pains. So what’s growing, exactly? Opportunity. From […]

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