How Microsoft Quietly Built the City of the Future
Darrell Smith speaks of how a small team of engineers at Microsoft were able to turn one of the largest corporate campuses in the world into a "smart campus" by refining the data-driven software to achieve energy and operational savings.
|How Microsoft Quietly Built the City of the Future|
|The City of Tomorrow
Matthew Claudel explains some of the forces behind urban change and offer new visions of the many possibilities for tomorrow's city.
|Commercializing Advances in Energy Efficiency
Achieving energy efficiency will require more efficient buildings, replacing lighting with LED lights, installing web-based control of load, storing electricity during off-peak periods, and educating people to appreciate energy efficiency.
|Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Robots, Trusting Technology
As technology advances, a portion of our population cannot help but react with panic. Throughout our human history, as technology grows, so to has our fear as to where this technology will take us.
|Triumph of the Nerds: The Rise of Accidental Empires
This is a PBS documentary series hosted by Bob Cringely, telling a history of personal computers from its beginning in the 1970s to the release of Windows 95 in the mid 1990s.