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Visionaries of the future – BMW i and TED project

How will your vision shape the way we move in the future? Next visionaries is joint venture of  BMW i and TED as a global discovery project that seeks and engages innovators, change-makers and other unique visionaries due to Earth`s needs I supose. The goal? Preparing for the future by creating it, due to visions about what lies ahead in thirty, to two hundred years. How to get involved? If…

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MSNetwork 7 conference – visitor fpv report

MSNetwork 7.0   I got myself at the biggest ICT conference in Bosnia and Herzegovina from 19. to 21. of April. Local Microsoft office organized the conference in the city called Neum located on the shore of the Adriatic Sea. From the MSNetwork 1.0,  it was a practice for a conference to be in a different  city each year. Now,  the MSNetwork was happening for the third time in Grand…

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite : My take on this awesome piece of e-reader tech

What is e-book or e-reader? Well, if you’we been living under the rock for last 20 years or your just discovered Internet, e-readers are around from start of century. Pioneer was Rocket eBook in 1998 with a retail price of $499. Precise shipped number are unknown, but sales were slim. First commercially successful e-reader was from Sony kitchen, mostly thanks to wide acceptance of brand name. Then first Amazon Kindle hit the market…

Programming for Kids

So, as your toddlers are becoming schoolers, and if they are interested in computers, coding, programming etc, there are some very nice programs with which they can learn a little, or very much about programming. Even if they are not interested, there is a lot of different approaches, to animate them to learn anything. Before you start working on programming with them, be aware that children s attention is quite…

Gillette for every civilised man – Shaving your beard or shaving your money and dignity

Last night my friends and me were in a debate about products, and brands, and and question emerged. Are brands and products of the same quality everywhere, in every country, on every continent? I mean Coca Cola should have the same taste, color, and smell everywhere in the world, right? Well maybe it is the case with Coca Cola but we came to conclusion that with many other things it…

Programming Toys for Toddlers

  As a mom, who does not know anything about programming, I am looking out for toys which would introduce programming to my little girls. So the selection went like this: 1. For toddlers to preschoolers 2. Without screen Maybe it is silly to think about programming, and avoiding screen, applications, and thus programming languages, but I see it as a way of thinking and approach to solving problems. I…

ArduECU: The World’s First Arduino ECU

There is a new and interesting campaign running  @ kickstarter regarding creation of the first Arduino based ECU. First of all let`s discuss some things about ECU . What is ECU ? Ecu or engine control unit is something like a brain for your car`s engine. It harvests information from many sensors, and controls many actuators on internal combustion engine, to ensure optimal performance. It does this by comparing data…

Elon Musk just announced the “Solar ride” , pack yourself for a trip to ……. Mars

After Paypal, Hyperloop One, Tesla, and many other projects behind, Elon Musk`s empire united  in a  joint venture with  Lockheed, Roscosmos and some other companies and organizations,  just announced the “Solar Ride“. Mission to Mars as of today is not a Sci-Fi movie, but reality.  As pieces of Elon Musk`s final plan are coming together and getting reviled to public, this man`s futuristic ideas are looking more and more real….

Action cam for every Homer Simpson

Action Cam – Here is how it was discovered : We all witnessed that some everyday gadgets were foreseen in SF movies and series. We all know that tablet as we know it was first introduced on starship USS Enterprise, that idea for flying  hoverboard comes from “Back to future”, space travel was invented as imaginary concept by Jules Verne, and Donald Trump was created for…… why?! 🙂 Lets get…