Another Swype at Touch Screens

Fresh on the heels of my last post about the evolution of the computer interface, here’s a nifty article about Swype technology. It claims to improve the texting speed of even the most nimble-fingered, ambidextrous, Red Bull-guzzling tween by 20-30%. You can get the gist of it in this video:

Next up, mind reading and psionic typing.


Quests for Quantum

One technology quietly sliding from the realm of science fiction to science fact is quantum computing. This article from Singularity Hub speculates on the fields that stand to be most profoundly impacted by the rise of this powerful new way to process our world.

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Interstellar Travel by 2037?

Think about how dramatically different the world is today from 20 years ago. Consider the incredible pace of evolution of the technologies around us. Do that and you may realize that interstellar travel in the next 20 years may not be such a longshot. (It may just look different than you’re envisioning.)

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Video To Go

According to The Ooyala Global Video Index Report, more than 50% of all video plays were on mobile in 2016 for the first time; that number is expected to rise to 60% in 2017.

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