Computing

Cluster Computing and MapReduce Lecture 1

Lecture 1 in a five part series introducing mapreduce and cluster computing. See code.google.com for slides and other resources. Note: This is a user submitted video under “User Submitted” Category. Although the submitted content is moderated, RealityPod does not guarantee the accuracy of information provided in posts of this particular category.

Jeff Hawkins: Brain science is about to fundamentally change computing

www.ted.com Treo creator Jeff Hawkins urges us to take a new look at the brain — to see it not as a fast processor, but as a memory system that stores and plays back experiences to help us predict, intelligently, what will happen next.TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances

Stephen Wolfram: Computing a theory of everything

www.ted.com Stephen Wolfram, creator of Mathematica, talks about his quest to make all knowledge computational — able to be searched, processed and manipulated. His new search engine, Wolfram Alpha, has no lesser goal than to model and explain the physics underlying the universe.TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from

Top 5 Future Technologies That Will Transform Your Life

During the next decade, 10 rapidly developing technologies will begin to transform life as we know it for years to come, according to scholars at George Washington University, Washington, D.C. Here are the soon-to-come breakthroughs