Monthly Archives: May 2010

Great post: Apple’s secret weapon: consumer education | Tablets | MacUser | Macworld

Apple???s sales record here is even more impressive if you factor in that iPad is a new class of device, somewhere between the phones and computers that most consumers understand. It???s also a category of device that???s vexed every vendor who???s tried … Continue reading

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Everyone is on the tablet bandwagon: OLPC is now a $75 Android Tablet

Negroponte: One Laptop Per Child is now a $75 Android Tablet Posted by Seth Weintraub May 27, 2010 2:57 PM The former head of MIT’s Media Lab said the next OLPC device, the XO-3, would be a 9-inch tablet made by Marvell and running Google’s Androi… Continue reading

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TEDxSydney at Carriageworks May 22nd 2010

The crowd was cool, the coffee was hot. It rained so hard we had to swim the last block to Carriageworks for TEDxSydney but that sure beats swimming across the ocean to be part of the TED crowd in California or at TED Global in the UK later this y… Continue reading

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Nanobots — Simple but impressive DNA Robots

Its precise structure and ability to bind with other molecules makes DNA an attractive scaffolding material for nanotech researchers. Scientists have already used DNA to construct two-dimensional patterns, three-dimensional objects, and simple sha… Continue reading

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