Category Archives: Amazing technology, data, and people

About the Fastest Trains

During my recent trip to Japan, I used the Shinkansen, which is a Japanese bullet train, a lot. It is very comfortable and allows to move around the county fast without the hustle associated with air travel (luggage checks, security … Continue reading

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What Will Cars Look Like in 2030?

Here is an interesting and concise (5-minute long) look into the future of cars.  Most likely, it will all happen differently, of course.  But this is an entertaining example of futuristic thinking.

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How The Future Will Look Like in 2030 – 2050. But, Very Unlikely.

I like watching movies about the future tech…  It is a great way to feed your imagination and get some positive energy from the optimistic images of the world of tomorrow.  This is why we work today!  This is how … Continue reading

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My Next Public Appearance

Not being Elon Musk or Ray Kurzweil, I still have the chance to give public talks from time to time.  I recently came back from my vacation in Japan where I managed to, in addition to relaxing, give three talks … Continue reading

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Forced Happiness Technology

Only in Japan…the Happiness Counter was developed at the University of Tokyo after it was shown that smiling contributes to mental well-being. The Happiness Counter uses AI-based facial recognition to make smiling a part of daily life…by requiring you to … Continue reading

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Deformation of Ocean Ship During Storm

We are all used to seeing the wings of a plane moving up and down during a flight. This short video presents an idea as to what could happen to a 100,000-ton ship during severe storms. Pretty scary and fascinating … Continue reading

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On Minor Enhancements in the Quality of Our Lives

This is a minor thing but nice to have.  Notice on the right side of the sign below, it shows not only the direction but also the distance.  This actually plays a significant role if you’re traveling around a place … Continue reading

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