Category Archives: Computing

The Evolution of the CPU

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The World Of Microscopic Machines

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Moonshot: How Apollo Launched the Digital Revolution

WSJ’s The Future of Everything Podcast The Apollo program to go to the moon marks the only time humans have left our home planet to set foot on another world. The biggest effect of this voyage was transforming the civilization … Continue reading

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How things have changed

I was doing some searches on the internet and ran across a pdf of an old Radio Shack Catalog from 1989. This oldie but goodie just shows how much technology has changed in 30 years. Page 2: Fax machine, page … Continue reading

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First Picture of Black Hole

And here is a TED video on how it was done…..

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Innovation boot camp empowers Marines

https://www.cbsnews.com/video/innovation-boot-camp-empowers-marines-to-improvise-and-solve-problems/

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Think the floppy disk is dead?

Great story on how the disk is not dead…..click here

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STEM Instruction: How Much There Is and Who Gets It

From: http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/curriculum/2019/01/survey_gives_new_insights_into.html By Sasha Jones on January 8, 2019 3:55 PM Despite a push for greater STEM instruction, students and teachers continue to experience inequitable access to STEM-related classes and resources, according to a new survey of 1,200 schools and … Continue reading

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Pocket Science Lab Dev Board

What is Pocket Science Lab All in One Device. PSLab is a small USB powered hardware extension for your Android phone or PC that lets you measure all kinds of things. PSLab comes with a built-in Oscilloscope, Multimeter, Wave Generator, … Continue reading

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Amazon To Make Its Engineering Training Courses Available For Free.

TechCrunch (11/26, Loizos) reports that AWS announced Monday ā€œit has made available, for free, the same machine learning courses that it uses to train its own engineers.ā€ Paraphrasing Amazon GM of AI and Deep Learning Dr. Matt Wood, TechCrunch says … Continue reading

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