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smartglasses, 3d virtual reality

Smartglasses and Truly Wireless Headbuds are Making 3D Virtual Reality Possible

Like VR headset technology, Google, Apple, and others will take smart living to the next level. As you may have already discovered, virtual reality simulates an entirely new environment with which the user can...
The Bitcoin Bubble and Why Experts Believe it Might Explode Soon

The Bitcoin Bubble and Why Experts Believe it is Real

Experts predict that the Bitcoin bubble is nearing its bursting point and people in the financial technology world are having mixed reactions. Earlier this month, billionaire investor Warren Buffet joined the ranks of other Wall...
Attention Ringers! Amazon is Set to Create a Lord of the Rings TV Series

Attention all Ringers! Amazon Set to Create Lord of the Rings TV Series

News of an upcoming Lord of the Rings TV series has been confirmed, exciting all 'Ringers' and 'Tolkeinheads' around the world. As we've discussed here, companies that began as online social media and eCommerce platforms...
wall street's biggest threat

5 Ways eCommerce, not FinTech, is Wall Street’s Biggest Threat

The 2008 financial crisis is nothing compared to what may be looming ahead for Wall Street--a total assimilation into current digital eCommerce players like Amazon and Google. The rise of Silicon Valley startups disrupted many...
ar hacking

Threat of AR Hacking Fixable With Machine Learning

One of the growing concerns of augmented reality is user security. In the Internet of Everything, AR and VR will play an integral role. From psychotherapy to sports, these tweaks of our reality help better ourselves...
Summit LA17: Agendas, Schedules, and Other Details

Join Jeff Bezos at Summit LA17: Agenda, Schedule, and Other Details

Summit LA17 will be kicking off today in downtown Los Angeles--an event that truly uses new tech to better experience the vibrant, existing culture of the surrounding community. Summit LA17, this year's 3-day flagship event by...
What the Blue Origin Rocket Engine Test Means for Space Tourism

What the Blue Origin BE-4 Engine Test Means for Space Tourism

The first Blue Origin rocket engine hotfire test was successful, leaving spaceship enthusiasts asking: what would it mean to our future space tourism? While states across the country are competing for the location of Amazon's...
amazon warehouse drone patent

Latest Patent Means Amazon Warehouse can Launch Drones to Recharge Your Car

In the future, you will be able to call upon drones to recharge your electric car, and Amazon now has a patent for this technology. There are already tanker aircraft that can dock with other...
Google, Apple, and Others Prepare the Workforce for Automation

Google, Apple, and Others Prepare the Workforce for Automation

Google and Apple have launched initiatives aimed at providing training and educational tools to help people cope with job market changes caused by tech advancements, namely automation. If automation and AI are seen as a...
How Hackers Used Amazon Web Services to Mine Bitcoin

How Hackers Used Amazon Web Services to Mine Bitcoin

Hackers just found an easy way to mine Bitcoins: by hijacking the Amazon Web Services computing resources. Last week, the cloud-based computing network of Amazon, Amazon Web Services (AWS), was reported to have been breached by...