Here are some resources I found interesting this week (wk5):
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I did not attend the annual Consumer Electronics Show two weeks ago, but I eagerly read about the prototypes for new consumer gadgets and services that debuted there. From all accounts, the Internet of Things was a major theme of the show.
To some they’re the holy grail of computing; computer chips that work like the brain — opening up a wealth of possibilities from artificial intelligence to the ability to simulate whole artificial personalities.
Editor’s note: David Senior is the CEO and co-founder of Lowdownapp.
Editor’s note: Robert R. Ackerman, Jr. is the founder and managing director of Allegis Capital focusing his investments on the cybersecurity market. President Obama has tried for three years to persuade Congress to pass a cybersecurity bill.