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Still in digital era and trying to digitize everything.. with bitcoin money is becoming a digital entity. And now China is trying and testing digital Yuan. ‘The move, announced by the Ministry of Commerce, expands the coverage area for testing the cyber currency to a potential user base of around 400 million, or 29% of the country’s…

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I think our way of schooling has changed with Covid19, and will keep changing. Most of us are now schooling at home now. Pleasantly I started online education last year, but with Covid-19 this year, exams have also become online. I already studied math and physics at Istanbul University, and graduated in 1982. Then studied…

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A while ago in July 2015 I visited Computer History Museum at Mountain View, and saw the interesting items at cover picture and at left one. Both have batteries. At the left one the third item is XTG solar portable battery and charger. It costs $60 and it is from 2010. It says “Solar power…

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As we all heard Twitter marked President Trump and Facebook Mr. Zuckerberg.. I guess AI tools will get better with some exceptions 🙂 Today I read a good news about Turkish game company Peak was sold to Zynga. I must say even though I’m under a regular developer, no fantasy here 🙂 Turkish developers are…

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Lately there is an avatar option in Facebook. I’m not sure if they are considering to build something like Second Life. I have an account and an avatar too at Second Life, however didn’t use for a log time. It is like living a dream life. I guess I’m a realistic human being, I didn’t…

Printing machine

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I read an article about how Facebook is experiencing record usage during Covid outbreak. Since we have forced in to indoors record usage on the social networks happens. Zuckerberg said; “In a time of disaster, people rely more on social services … we are seeing surges in traffic, especially in areas most affected”. I have…

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Next thing.. will be on wifi? I wish..Intel newly bought Killer’s company. They worked together and Intel produced chips for them too. As they say Killer‘s connectivity is very good. I wish that my wifi’s coverage is more. I walk in garden. After a small while I loss connection to my wifi. If there is…

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At 13th century Ismail al-Jazari built automated moving peacocks , and automatic gates which both were driven by hydropower. He also built a waitress that could serve water, tea or drinks. The drink was stored in a tank which drips into a bucket with a reservoir then drips into a cup. Afterwards the waitress appears out…

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May be cameras? or sensors? is the next big thing..  I listened today that through a lense with computer vision capability sensor captures images with AI then detects what is looking at. Moreover, it calculates the distance between bodies, of course with an AI algorithm.  Some sensors keep data on them some keep data on…

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How about Internet of things?.. Then I remember Las Vegas..  I went Las Vegas to meet Google Glass explorer whom met face to face in Istanbul.  Story begins like this; Google Glass came in Istanbul and of course I went to see it. I met the explorer girl and wore the glass that night. Sorry I…