Thursday, October 30, 2014

Newly developed fiberoptic cable 2,500X faster than fastest internet

RT.com - Imagine downloading your favorite flick in 31 thousandths of a second. Such insane internet speeds are now a reality, with researchers rolling out a 255 terabits per second fiberoptic network which could transport the entire Internet on a single cable.

The cable, the joint effort of Dutch and US scientists, is 2,550 times faster than the fastest single-fiber links in commercial operation today.  Read more.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Porsche Campaign Shows Wearable Tech Fusing with Digital Art

PSFK - In August, an event was held at the Chicago Autobahn Country Club, produced by Porsche and The Atlantic’s creative marketing group Atlantic Re:think. Titled ‘The Art of the Thrill‘, it was powered by the TRAQS Enterprise Platform and digital design studio Sosolimited.

The event measured the thrill and excitement drivers experience while driving the new Porsche Macan on the race track, with biometric data provided by the Hexoskin shirt.  Read more.

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Arts and Algorithms opens 10-day run in Titusville

Florida Today - Rain proved a challenge, but it couldn't dampen the spirits of those attending the opening of Titusville's second annual Art and Algorithms Festival.  Read more.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

The wait is finally over: Microsoft unveils Windows… 10?

BGR - It’s safe to say that Microsoft’s attempt to integrate more touch-centric features in with its traditional desktop operating system didn’t go as well as Microsoft had hoped. Windows 8 proved to be a hugely polarizing operating system as many longtime Windows users decried the loss of the Start Menu and the jarring split between the platform’s Desktop mode and its Modern/Metro screen.  Read more.