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Where No Search Engine Has Gone Before

What does it mean that Google really is trying to build the Star Trek computer? Courtesy of Paramount Pictures I first came across Goo
PUBLISHED: April 11, 2013
LENGTH: 7 minutes (1944 words)

True Stories: Scott Stephens’ Great White Shark Attack

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LENGTH: 2 minutes (539 words)

The Big Picture - Macro Perspective on the Capital Markets, Economy, Technology, and Digital Media

Ending ‘Too Big to Fail’ Speeches by Richard W. Fisher Remarks before the Conservative Political Action Conference National Harbor, Maryland, March 16, 2013 Thank you, Chad [Barth]. I…
LENGTH: 10 minutes (2532 words)
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How Search Is Evolving — Finally! — Beyond Caveman Queries

Longtime Google search executive Amit Singhal has a favorite example of what he and others call “conversational search.” He pulls out his phone and says, “How old is Justin…
AUTHOR:Liz Gannes
PUBLISHED: March 14, 2013
LENGTH: 5 minutes (1463 words)

A Billion-Dollar Club, and Not So Exclusive

Above, Robert Tinker, the chief executive of MobileIron, at its offices in Mountain View, Calif. SAN FRANCISCO — The number of privately held Silicon Valley start-ups that are worth more than $1…
PUBLISHED: Feb. 4, 2013
LENGTH: 2 minutes (712 words)

Airbnb And The Unstoppable Rise Of The Share Economy

Photo: Eric Millette For Forbes On paper, Frederic Larson is just one data point in five years of U.S. government statistics showing underemployment in dozens of industries and stagnant income growth…
PUBLISHED: Jan. 23, 2013
LENGTH: 4 minutes (1025 words)

Google's Driverless Car Is Worth Trillions - Forbes

Much of the reporting about Google’s driverless car has mistakenly focused on its science-fiction feel. While the car is certainly cool—just watch the video below about a 95%-blind man…
AUTHOR:Chunka Mui
PUBLISHED: Jan. 22, 2013
LENGTH: 1 minutes (333 words)

110 Predictions For the Next 110 Years

2012—2022· People will be fluent in every language. With DARPA and Google racing to perfect instant translation, it won't be long until your cellphone speaks Swahili on your behalf. ·…
LENGTH: 6 minutes (1549 words)

In Search of the Living, Purring, Singing Heart of the Online Cat-Industrial Complex | Underwire

PUBLISHED: Aug. 31, 2012
LENGTH: 25 minutes (6296 words)