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The Snap: When Elon Musk speaks, most people listen. The CEO of Tesla Motors, an electric car company, and SpaceX, a private space transportation service company contracted with NASA, and the co-founder of the online ...
Why He's Wrong and Where We Are on Developing a Self-Conscious Machine

Elon Musk’s Afraid of AI

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When Elon Musk speaks, most people listen. The CEO of Tesla Motors, an electric car company, and SpaceX, a private space transportation service company contracted with NASA, and the co-founder of the online payment service PayPal, Musk is the 21st Century personification of the inventor-business magnate on a scale not seen since Thomas [
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The Snap: Facebook's long-rumored anonymity app has arrived, and it's a throwback to the forums of the early Internet. The app called Rooms is currently only available on Apple’s iOS. It's advertised as a way for you ...
A new anonymity app doesn't fix Facebook's broken real-name policy

Facebook’s New Rooms App Is a Step Backward

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Facebook’s long-rumored anonymity app has arrived, and it’s a throwback to the forums of the early Internet. The app called Rooms is currently only available on Apple’s iOS. It’s advertised as a way for you “to create places for the things you’re passionate about.” However, Facebook’s developme
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The Snap: No matter how much Microsoft tries to fix Windows 8 by retrogressing — like restoring the start menu and rediscovering the desktop — until they confront the travesty that is the Windows Store their mobile ...
It's time Microsoft scrapped it and started over.

Windows Store Is Awful

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No matter how much Microsoft tries to fix Windows 8 by retrogressing — like restoring the start menu and rediscovering the desktop — until they confront the travesty that is the Windows Store their mobile devices will stay in third place, possibly forever. The Download: With the coming launch of Windows 10, the [&hellip
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The Snap: Microsoft as launched the next installment of its Windows Operating System. Called Windows 10, the new platform doesn't much offer new features as bring back old ones. The start menu is back, though it looks ...
Microsoft Learns A Hard Lesson, Again.

Windows 10: More Desktop Less Mobile Device

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Microsoft as launched the next installment of its Windows Operating System. Called Windows 10, the new platform doesn’t much offer new features as bring back old ones. The start menu is back, though it looks more like a hybrid of the start screen, and the desktop is more prominent with the ability to [&hellip
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The Snap: Amazon is still holding back books published by Hachette, except one. Wisconsin Congressman, Paul Ryan, is out with a new book titled "The Way Forward," and, according to the New York Times, it was experiencing ...
Amazon spares Rep. Paul Ryan in Hachette Spat

A Tale of Two (Types) Books

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Amazon is still holding back books published by Hachette, except one. Wisconsin Congressman, Paul Ryan, is out with a new book titled “The Way Forward,” and, according to the New York Times, it was experiencing the same fate as all the other Hachette published books. That is until Aug. 20, when Paul Ryan [&hellip
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The Snap: Comcast goes on the offensive in its $45 billion bid to buy Time Warner Cable. In almost a 1,000 page document submitted to the FCC, Comcast paints an ugly picture of its TV and Internet partners as bullies — ...
The Cable and ISP bites off more than it can chew

Comcast’s Offensive Play

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Comcast goes on the offensive in its $45 billion bid to buy Time Warner Cable. In almost a 1,000 page document submitted to the FCC, Comcast paints an ugly picture of its TV and Internet partners as bullies — opportunists exploiting the merger to gain favorable deals with Comcast in exchange for not [&hellip
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The Snap: There has been a lot of talk recently on how to reduce the number of sexual assaults in the US. This is unquestionably a worthy goal and should be pursued. The focus should be on how to reduce the number of ...
Lets use science and evidence to solve a problem

WHILE 1 IS TOO MANY, WE SHOULD ALSO RECOGNIZE THE DECLINE

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There has been a lot of talk recently on how to reduce the number of sexual assaults in the US. This is unquestionably a worthy goal and should be pursued. The focus should be on how to reduce the number of attacks and should focus on the attacker, not what the victim did [&hellip
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The Snap: I hate Apple products. I have not been silent about my dislike for Apple and their products. While I did not comment too much on the iPhone 6 bending issue, I did feel the need to send a copy of the most ...
Need to secure data against the government

Complaining About Self-Inflicted Wounds

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I hate Apple products. I have not been silent about my dislike for Apple and their products. While I did not comment too much on the iPhone 6 bending issue, I did feel the need to send a copy of the most ridiculous tweet that had been reported in The New York Times: [&hellip
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The Snap: Larry Ellison is stepping down as the CEO of Oracle Corporation. The 70-year-old cofounder, however, isn't retiring but staying on as CTO and chairman of the board. He will continue to oversee engineering ...
The Beginning of the End of a Tech Titan

Larry Ellison’s Long Goodbye

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Larry Ellison is stepping down as the CEO of Oracle Corporation. The 70-year-old cofounder, however, isn’t retiring but staying on as CTO and chairman of the board. He will continue to oversee engineering functions and overall strategy. The CEO position is being split between co-presidents Mark Hurd and Safra Catz. Hurd will manage
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