Category Archives: Past, present, and future

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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2.5 Minutes Till The End of The World

The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists has  posted the following on their website: “For the last two years, the minute hand of the Doomsday Clock stayed set at three minutes before the hour, the closest it had been to midnight … Continue reading

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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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Putting a Billion Years in Perspective

Short-term future forecasting (months to years) is practical, because it could be reasonably accurate. Mid-term future forecasting (many decades to centuries) is entertaining because it is most likely inaccurate, but we cannot argue with the author since none of us … Continue reading

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On Cognitive Analytics

Check this Cognitive Analytics timeline from Deloitte. Deloitte published an article on this subject in 2014, titled Cognitive Analytics. The article lists three key elements of Cognitive Analytics: In practical terms, cognitive analytics is an extension of cognitive computing, which is made up of … Continue reading

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New Champion Teaser – League of Legends CGI

This new CGI looks good…  Xayah and Rakan will be joining the game’s lineup this year. But this teaser is not as great, IMHO, as the  older version, which was simply fantastic:

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