How Shazam Works

How Shazam Works

Here's an interesting look at the engineering behind Shazam, the song recognition service.  Details
7 Tips for Creating Technical Content

7 Tips for Creating Technical Content

Between my regular MSDN column, Frank's World TV, the Data Driven podcast, and this blog, it's safe to say that I create a lot of... Details
Meet the Second-Most Powerful Supercomputer on the Planet.

Meet the Second-Most Powerful Supercomputer on the Planet.

Verge Science takes a closer look at Sierra, the new supercomputer behind the US nuclear arsenal. Details
Affectiva Co-Founder and CEO on Emotionally Aware AI

Affectiva Co-Founder and CEO on Emotionally Aware AI

Here's an interesting interview with Affectiva co-founder and CEO, Rana el Kaliouby, on the importance of emotional intelligence in artificial intelligence.     Details
Nassim Nicholas Taleb on How Fragile the World is Today

Nassim Nicholas Taleb on How Fragile the World is Today

I just finished listening to the audio book version of Antii-Fragile (go to this site to grab one free audio book via Data Driven) and... Details
Elon Musk on Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk on Artificial Intelligence

In his now infamous appearance on the Joe Rogan Experience, Elon Musks explores his thoughts and fears on AI. Details
Portal Combat

Portal Combat

Here's another science-fiction short film that's slightly more upbeat than the last one. It's also a callback to a really creative video game franchise. Details
Have You Ever Heard of a LED Printer?

Have You Ever Heard of a LED Printer?

No, this is a not a device that prints LEDs, this is a type of printer technology that never caught on.   Details
A Closer Look at Border Technology

A Closer Look at Border Technology

BBC Click takes a closer look at the technology behind customs and border control and how this is suddenly an issue at British ports again. Details
The Economics of Uber

The Economics of Uber

There is a lot going on behind rideshare apps like Uber and Lyft. Some of it is technology and some of it is economics. Here's... Details