Raykurzweil

04.22.15
Futurist Ray Kurzweil: Nanotech is the key to better EV batteries
04.22.15

Futurist Ray Kurzweil: Nanotech is the key to better EV batteries

Living up to his billing as an inventor/visionary, Ray Kurzweil kicked off an engineering conferen...

By R. Lawler,   04.22.15
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10.18.14
Google's short film examines the science of voice recognition
10.18.14

Google's short film examines the science of voice recognition

People used to think it's harder to make computers play chess (or Jeopardy) and do mathematics tha...

By M. Moon,   10.18.14
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12.14.12
Ray Kurzweil becomes a Googler, named Director of Engineering
12.14.12

Ray Kurzweil becomes a Googler, named Director of Engineering

Come December 17th, futurist extraordinaire Ray Kurzweil will be joining Google's ranks as Directo...

By A. Santos,   12.14.12
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09.29.10
Blio for Windows review, now available for download
09.29.10

Blio for Windows review, now available for download

Last week we brought you news that KNF-B was prepping for a September 28 launch of its Blio e-read...

By Joanna Stern,   09.29.10
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09.15.10
Blio for PC will be available on September 28, iOS and Android apps soon after
09.15.10

Blio for PC will be available on September 28, iOS and Android apps soon after

The fact that Blio was preloaded on our Toshiba Libretto W105 was a good hint that the company was...

By Joanna Stern,   09.15.10
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07.01.10
Toshiba Book Place full-color e-book store is powered by Blio, launches soon (video)
07.01.10

Toshiba Book Place full-color e-book store is powered by Blio, launches soon (video)

And here we go, an honest to goodness book store built around Ray Kurzweil's Blio e-reader software...

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06.20.10
Blio finally launching e-reading software soon, Walmart excited for some reason or another
06.20.10

Blio finally launching e-reading software soon, Walmart excited for some reason or another

So yeah, we sort of forgot all about Blio and its e-reading software for laptops and smartphones, b...

By Joanna Stern,   06.20.10
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12.29.09
Blio seeks to take digital reading in a new, more inclusive, and colorful direction
12.29.09

Blio seeks to take digital reading in a new, more inclusive, and colorful direction

As if we didn't have enough pretenders in the ebook space, here's Ray Kurzweil with a new format of...

By Vlad Savov,   12.29.09
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02.17.08
Kurzweil predicts that machines will match man by 2029 -- bring it on
02.17.08

Kurzweil predicts that machines will match man by 2029 -- bring it on

Famed technologist and futurist Ray Kurzweil is on the record about human-machine intelligence pari...

By R. Block,   02.17.08
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