Tag Archives: present
The picture below is an interesting summary of the general trend in computing over the last 100 years or so (MIPS = Million Instructions Per Second). There is, however, some gap in logic here, and it frequently occurs when projections … Continue reading
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
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
I initially posted this on February 6, 2017. Even considering all the recent geopolitical events, I still hope I am right… I found a summary that tells us a story of technology, the development of weapons, human hopes, and human fears. … Continue reading
This is a great short action-packed CGI video for a game called ReCore. Enjoy.
This is the world’s first truly rideable hoverbike Scorpion-3, from Russia. It clearly looks cool, yet dangerous for the driver: make the wrong move, and you can lose your leg. I feel like they left the spinning blades exposed and … Continue reading
In the video below, Toyota Motor Corporation President Akio Toyoda talks about the company’s mission to prove that the Mirai, an all-new hydrogen-powered fuel cell sedan, can offer the convenience and performance of a conventional gasoline-powered vehicle. And this is … Continue reading