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Will Smart TVs Succeed At Last? Google Hopes So With Android TV

Do you have time to watch TV or do you spend time on smart phones, tablets and laptops? TV survives, because it provides a shared experience and is simple to use.

Original post made by Angela Hey on Jul. 1, 2014
Last comment by balrajsahani, on Jul 24, 2017 at 4:32 am |
14 comments | 12503 Views

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DrChrono helps small medical practices use iPads for patient records

Michael Nusimow and Daniel Kivatinos were college friends at SUNY Stony Brook on Long Island. Then Michael went to work at Bloomberg, while Daniel studied further...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Feb. 19, 2015
Last comment by Vasser, on Jul 20, 2017 at 12:23 am | 5 comments | 7077 Views

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Analyze data yourself with R - a fast growing language for statistics, forecasting and graphs

Data are everywhere. With today's powerful smartphones, tablets and computers anyone, from school children to seniors, can learn how to analyze and make graphics...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Apr. 17, 2014
Last comment by tech support, on Jul 14, 2017 at 5:10 am | 20 comments | 18568 Views

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Smart Phone Opens Smart Lock Developed at Historic Byte Store Site

My new car starts when I push a button. If the car key is with me, I can get into my car, drive and lock it. The car stereo plays podcasts, playlists or albums from...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by ucrit, on Jul 11, 2017 at 9:41 am | 28 comments | 7213 Views

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Intuit acquires BooRah's search technology

BooRah, see September article, announced Friday that it is now part of Intuit. BooRah helps diners find restaurants...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Apr. 20, 2009
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Jun 5, 2017 at 8:30 pm | 2 comments | 10178 Views

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Open Source Developers - Foss Camp is Fri and Sat - Dec 5-6 - Google Crittenden Campus 10:00 am

If you are an open source developer and want to share your insights then Foss Camp is the place to be Friday and Saturday - Dec 5 and 6. It will be held at Google's...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Dec. 4, 2008
Last comment by w, on Jun 5, 2017 at 8:07 am | 8 comments | 7443 Views

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They've got game

The concept behind uWink is simple enough: Offer eating and computer gaming, both favorite local pastimes, under one roof. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.p...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Dec. 15, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jun 5, 2017 at 6:35 am | 6 comments | 8882 Views

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Intuit's Cook Campus Center wins LEED Gold Award for sustainability

Intuit employees have a new campus center that features cafeteria, gym, coffee shop, conference rooms and cozy alcoves, as well as outdoor spaces for dining and...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Aug. 27, 2013
Last comment by roland, on Jun 4, 2017 at 7:44 pm | 4 comments | 14874 Views

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Well-financed Blue Jeans Network enhances Salesforce Chatter with Cloud-based Video-Conferencing

In 1984, AT&T provided email as an emerging technology to athletes in the Los Angeles Olympics. The year before, in the research arm of the company, I wrote a report...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Nov. 20, 2013
Last comment by kitharington, on May 20, 2017 at 4:44 am | 2 comments | 16137 Views

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President Obama's Science Advisor Discusses Climate Change And More With John Markoff

New York Times science reporter, John Markoff, grilled President Obama's director of the

Original post made by Angela Hey on Dec. 12, 2013
Last comment by nicky, on Apr 21, 2017 at 1:59 am |
4 comments | 68545 Views

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Get A $40 Government Coupon Towards Converting Your Old TV To Digital

If you get your TV programs using an antenna then on February 17 traditional analog TV channels go off the air. If you have cable or satellite dish services then...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Dec. 2, 2008
Last comment by Martin, on Aug 8, 2016 at 1:18 pm | 3 comments | 6591 Views

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How do Mountain View teenagers use their cellphones?

This week I went to the WCA (Wireless Communication Alliance) meeting at PARC in Palo Alto. Five teenagers spoke about how they use their cellphones and email. ...

Original post made by Angela Hey on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by w, on Jul 27, 2016 at 12:11 pm | 7 comments | 7505 Views

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Windows Mobile in Mountain View - do you have a new app?

My article this week is on Microsoft's competition for Windows Mobile apps. Do you have a favorite application...

Original post made by Angela Hey on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by a, on Jul 27, 2016 at 12:06 pm | 12 comments | 7860 Views

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Mountain View Technology History

If you know about Mountain View's technology history, feel free to add your comments in this section. Don from Shoreline West neighborhood has three memories...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Sep. 16, 2008
Last comment by 1, on Jul 27, 2016 at 12:00 pm | 10 comments | 7029 Views

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Google Location Awareness Update

I'm at GigaOM's Mobilize conference listening to Steve Lee a project manager from Google talking about mobile phone maps and searches. If you have Google Maps...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Sep. 18, 2008
Last comment by x, on Jul 27, 2016 at 11:54 am | 10 comments | 6871 Views

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Fun tech ideas for kids

A couple of weeks ago I was at the Sally Ride event at Moffett Field where school children could be inspired by astronaut Wendy Lawrence (http://www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/htmlbios/lawre...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Oct. 9, 2008
Last comment by x, on Jul 27, 2016 at 11:45 am | 9 comments | 6332 Views

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How walkable is your neighborhood? Try Walk Score

At tonight's WebMapSocial Meetup group, Josh Livni of Umbrella Consulting spoke about a Seattle client, Walk Score (

Original post made by Angela Hey on Apr. 21, 2009
Last comment by Eo, on Jul 9, 2016 at 10:18 am |
3 comments | 7255 Views

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How are seniors using technology in Mountain View?

There's so much that can be done for seniors with technology from video chats to exercise to photo sharing. What are your views on technologies that help older...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by 88, on Jul 9, 2016 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 8183 Views

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Catch Katie on Ustream

What does an Army officer think about while serving in Iraq? John Ham wondered how he could send live videos to his friends and family back home. Read the full...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by qa, on Jul 9, 2016 at 9:07 am | 3 comments | 9053 Views

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Electric Currents and Sound Waves Calm Dental Patients

Last year, my dentist moved to an ultramodern suite. Before he cleaned my teeth, I was offered the opportunity to dip my hands in paraffin wax. An assistant wrapped...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Apr. 5, 2016
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