DuckDuckGo

Logo The search engine that does not track you, DuckDuckGo – duckduckgo.com – is an Internet search engine that emphasizes protecting searchers’ privacy and avoiding the filter bubble of personalized search results. Key Links duckduckgo.com Headlines Why should I use DuckDuckGo instead of Google? – Quora Wikipedia DuckDuckGo Planeta.com Search Privacy Ducks

When Mars Was Like Earth: Five Years of Exploration with the Curiosity Rover

Poster Latest video from SVAstronomyLectures: When Mars Was Like Earth: Five Years of Exploration with the Curiosity Rover. For five years, Curiosity has explored Gale Crater, one of the most intriguing locations on Mars. In this richly illustrated talk, the Project Scientist discussed what the rover is capable of and the many things it has …

Uber

Buzzwords Uber — https://www.uber.com — a smartphone application. Uber says that it is not a transportation company, but a mediator between parties. A rider turns on the app to find a ride and the app alerts available drivers nearby. A fare is negotiated on the spot, and then the rider can watch on a map …

Information and communication technology (ICT)

Buzzwords Information and communication technology (ICT) is another/extensional term for information technology (IT) which stresses the role of unified communications and the integration of telecommunications (telephone lines and wireless signals), computers as well as necessary enterprise software, middleware, storage, and audio-visual systems, which enable users to access, store, transmit, and manipulate information. – Wikipedia Planeta.com …

Consumer Electronics Show 2018

Buzzwords Las Vegas’ largest convention is the Consumer Electronic Show which takes place January 9-12, 2018. Hashtag: #CES2018 Official spin: “CES is the world’s gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for 50 years — the global stage …

Ustream

Image: Test Pattern Ustream — http://www.ustream.tv — is an online video service with an easy-to-use app for live streaming video. Key Links ustream.tv http://www.ustream.tv/producer managing videos https://www.ustream.tv/dashboard https://www.facebook.com/ibmcloudvideo https://twitter.com/ibmcloudvideo Ron Mader http://www.ustream.tv/channel/ronmader What we like Easy to use Easy to share Video creators can upload to YouTube Pet Peeves LOUD commercial interruptions on free version Examples national-museum-of-the-american-indian Digital Literacy Quiz …

Managing the Machines: building a new applied science for the 21st century

Photo: Melissa Biggs, Birds on a Wire Catch the livestream of ‘Managing the Machines: building a new applied science for the 21st century’ from 5.30pm AEST, 4 September. The video was streamed online on Facebook and YouTube. If the nineteenth century was about the evolution from mechanisation to industrialisation, and the twentieth century was about a move from …