Technology Archive

The YAMS – human-powered, computer-enabled, music recommendation

Are you an old person who just can’t find time in their busy schedule to find new music? Are you a lazy young person/millennial? Do you text in the car? Do you enjoy anagrams of my name? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you might need The Yams.

Virtual Reality Hardware Overview – Headsets

Virtual reality is a hot topic, and I keep getting the same basic question from people who aren’t knee-deep in it: “Which platform?”.

My city loves technology

Did you know that Los Angeles is the only city that provides live traffic info to Waze/Google? That means the apps are getting information straight from public traffic cams and detour knowledge bases versus waiting for distracted drivers to report an issue.  Now the city is informing your commute by launching the GoLA app.

Neko Atsume: Cat Collector

Like many people, I’m guilty of looking at my phone anytime I need to wait for something. That used to mean I’m checking social media or email. Now I’m usually feeding my cats in Neko Atsume, a beautiful and beguilingly addictive app.