Ah, Keurig Coffee Machines, those coffee makers that take a little cup, drop it in, and out comes a nice cup of coffee in whatever flavor you like. People buy those coffee makers, and find inexpensive sources for those little cups you drop in, since the Keurig brand isn’t at the price they want to …View full post
I’ve been seriously considering getting the Nest Learning Thermostat for the house. It’s a learning thermostat, as opposed to a straight programmable thermostat. What that means is that the thermostat learns from your behavior about how it sets the temperature in your house. So, for example, if it learns that you’re away from 8:30am to …View full post
The finale of StartUps Silicon Valley aired last night. Interesting little show, but much too much drama, especially surrounding one particular person on the show, that will remain unnamed here.
Here’s an article that talks about the show’s premiere. I’m pretty sure this show will be on rotation on Bravo if you want to see it, even though this season has ended.
If they do another season, I’d like to see a new set of folks in the show that they follow around. This season was too much “get into a situation where one person blows everything up”.
This is pretty amazing. From Microsoft Research and the University of Toronto. Deep Neural Network technology is used to create software that allows you to speak in your own voice, have it translated, and then spoken in that new language in your own voice!