Radical Potential Change for Sports Jerseys

This weekend is All-Star Weekend for the NBA. During All-Star Weekend, there are lots of festivities both on and off the court. This year, NBA commissioner Adam Silver kicked off the weekend with a major announcement in regards to the future of its jerseys. At the NBA All-Star Technology Summit, Adam Silver announced and displayed … Continue reading Radical Potential Change for Sports Jerseys

The Silicon Valley Fast Track to Wealth and Fame (That Comes at a Price)

Colin Kroll fit a very stereotypical millennial with the Silicon Valley mindset: self-taught coder and college dropout who made millions in 20s. Kroll grew up in the suburbs of Detroit and his intellect was shown at a young age. He began teaching himself to code in multiple languages and even had a business of bootlegging … Continue reading The Silicon Valley Fast Track to Wealth and Fame (That Comes at a Price)

Storage was the Trojan-Horse: Omni’s Business Model and Future Vision

Omni started off as a loose idea in founder Thomas McLeod’s head in 2012. He had recently moved to San Francisco with his wife, where the two became frustrated with traditional unit storage. Omni’s itemized storage was his first plan, a user-interface that would easily track what you have in storage. For a few years … Continue reading Storage was the Trojan-Horse: Omni’s Business Model and Future Vision

More On Oracle: Cloud, Blockchain, and Controversies

In today’s class, I gave a very brief presentation on Oracle’s history and its fairly new Generation 2 Cloud. However, as such a computer technology giant, there are a lot more to mention about their cloud business group, other fields of operations, and the controversies in which the company has been involved. First of all, … Continue reading More On Oracle: Cloud, Blockchain, and Controversies

Binance: The Fastest Profitable Unicorn to Date

When most people think of billion dollar tech startups, everyone thinks of Uber, Airbnb, Snapchat, Twitter etc. However, not many people know about Binance. Binance is the fastest profitable unicorn in history. Now that's a big statement. However, the centralized cryptocurrency exchange went from zero to two billion while profitable in less than six months. … Continue reading Binance: The Fastest Profitable Unicorn to Date

Accessibility in Tech and Innovation

If you missed Microsoft's Super Bowl commercial, "We All Win", I'd highly recommend you give it a view. Trust me, it's worth it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_YISTzpLXCY The extend version of Microsoft's 2019 Super Bowl commercial In the commercial, Microsoft puts their new adaptive Xbox controller, which is made to be accessible to people with disabilities, on full … Continue reading Accessibility in Tech and Innovation