Consumer Electronics Show #CES2018

Buzzwords Las Vegas’ largest convention is the Consumer Electronic Show which takes place this week, January 9-12. Hashtag: #CES2018 Official spin: “CES is the world’s gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for 50 years — the global …

AI = Artificial Intelligence

Buzzwords AI = Artificial Intelligence Artificial Intelligence (AI) is intelligence exhibited by machines. In computer science, an ideal “intelligent” machine is a flexible rational agent that perceives its environment and takes actions that maximize its chance of success at some goal. Questions How do you translate ‘Artificial Intelligence’ in other languages? Bonus points for Indigenous languages. …

Gimbal

Gimbal = a mechanism, typically consisting of rings pivoted at right angles, for keeping an instrument such as a compass or chronometer horizontal in a moving vessel or aircraft. Planeta.com https://planeta.com/video Technology Consumer Electronics Show #CES2018

Skype

Skype — https://www.skype.com — was first released in 2003. Buzzword Bingo Account – Add people – App – Attention – Broadcast – Buy Skype Credit – Call – Call Dropped – Communication – Conference call – Contacts – Conversation – Credit – Edits – Estonia – Etiquette – Favorite – Feature – File Transfer – …

Managing the Machines: building a new applied science for the 21st century

Photo: Melissa Biggs, Birds on a Wire Catch the livestream of ‘Managing the Machines: building a new applied science for the 21st century’ from 5.30pm AEST, 4 September. The video was streamed online on Facebook and YouTube. If the nineteenth century was about the evolution from mechanisation to industrialisation, and the twentieth century was about a move from …

Technology

Photo: Mark Pegrum, Somerville Cinema, Perth, Australia Technology = machinery and equipment developed from the application of scientific knowledge Artwork / Cue Yourself Wiki Technology Planeta.com Managing the Machines: building a new applied science for the 21st century

Making the most of live and archived video

Buzzwords Among our challenges – digitizing old video tapes, movies, slides and presentations and weaving participant-made videos in today’s live events and conferences. This special shoutout to organizers and participants at upcoming events covered on Planeta.com – let us know how to watch and encourage official and individual videos. Why Live Video Live video is …