Fifteen months ago, the world watched in horror as stock markets plummeted, debt skyrocketed, banks collapsed and the credit industry imploded, plunging the global economy into the worst recession since the Great Depression. No one knew what the next day, week or month — let alone year — had in store.
Suffice it to say, …Read Article
A Cord-Free Future
Commonplace electronics may go completely cordless in the next few years. According to a CNN article, wireless electricity isn’t too far off. One way that wireless electricity could function is by converting power from an electrical socket into a magnetic field that is then sent through the air at a specific frequency …Read Article
The Golden Shield Project aims to monitor Internet traffic among 1.3 billion users.Read Article
Answering Life’s Queries
It may not be equipped to resolve age-old philosophical debates, but Wolfram Alpha — a relatively new search site — can almost instantaneously fire off accurate responses to innumerable questions.
Say, for instance, you were typing up a report and needed to know the number of Internet users in a particular …Read Article
Thanks to advancements in digital cameras, new imaging technology is empowering libraries in the preservation of millions of rare collections.Read Article
Due to the ever-growing need to do more with less, and with the new funds available because of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, state governments and schools are looking to modern IT infrastructure solutions.Read Article