Should You Contribute To The “Orlando Tech Community” Kickstarter?

By |2017-08-24T13:24:32+00:00January 20th, 2017|Business, Orlando, Tech|

In case you missed it, Wednesday at around 10:00 AM the Orlando community started buzzing with requests to contribute to The Orlando Tech Community Kickstarter. The campaign is a Hail Mary pass at the start of the season; they are looking to raise all of the funds required up-front to keep several well-known local tech-centric organizations [...]

Review: “Enchanted Objects” by David Rose

By |2017-08-24T13:24:32+00:00January 13th, 2017|Future, IoT|

David Rose's "Enchanted Objects" book is a great start for anyone who wants to design IoT devices for, well, people. As IoT design matures, we need to look beyond what's possible and look more at what is actually going to help our lives. Computers have become so cheap, so small, so fast, and so efficient [...]

Can Ubiquitous Computing and Minimalism Coexist?

By |2017-08-24T13:24:32+00:00January 4th, 2017|Future, IoT|

I was starting to watch a documentary on Netflix called "Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things" when my heart began to sink. What is going on with the world? Are we just robots responding by instinct to shiny, colorful commercials, working ourselves to death to afford things we really don't even want? After a [...]