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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 poleasingowy.net, on Oct 10, 2017 at 2:12 am | 41 comments | 8772 Views


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 John Smith, on Oct 5, 2017 at 9:59 pm |
26 comments | 13427 Views


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 manojj, on Oct 3, 2017 at 6:57 am | 45 comments | 20210 Views


My Experience Using Tugg.com To Host A Movie At Shoreline

On a ski trip to Big White, British Columbia, last March, two skiers had just returned from seeing a movie that included resort chaplain...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by yahoosupport, on Sep 28, 2017 at 3:51 am | 1 comment | 4651 Views


Cellphone Charging Challenges

Is it a challenge to keep your phone or tablet charged? Apple claims you get up to 10 hours Internet use...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Sep. 29, 2014
Last comment by MiguNupboure, on Sep 26, 2017 at 5:37 pm | 2 comments | 4962 Views


StartX moves temporarily to Mountain View and gets $3.6M from Stanford

StartX, the accelerator for Stanford-affiliated entrepreneurs has moved from its base in AOL offices to 520 San Antonio Road, previously occupied by Fundly, for...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Sep. 26, 2013
Last comment by JeffEnsusa, on Sep 26, 2017 at 3:53 pm | 2 comments | 11157 Views


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 Raja Prasad, on Aug 9, 2017 at 9:45 pm | 3 comments | 16666 Views


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 | 7573 Views


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 | 10464 Views


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 | 7716 Views


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 | 9125 Views


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 | 15358 Views


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 | 68924 Views


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 | 6921 Views


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 | 7770 Views


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 | 8090 Views


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 | 7300 Views


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 | 7152 Views


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 | 6634 Views


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 | 7546 Views
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The Cost of Service
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