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Wearable Technology

Wearable Technology

Let’s talk wearable technology. It looks like PC sales are slowing down as people make the move to mobile devices,…

Microsoft’s Latest Game Console | Netflix | Apple and more.

Microsoft’s Latest Game Console | Netflix | Apple and more.

Microsoft announced it’s latest game console last week: the Microsoft Xbox One. Actually, calling it a game console is a big understatement. Microsoft has packed this new device with so much stuff not related to gaming, that it should properly be called an entertainment console. The idea is to use the console as the device to integrate all of the different media that you use daily, from cable service to streaming services like Hulu and Netflix, to playing BluRay DVDs and everything else. In fact, it does so many other things that true gamers are complaining that they’ve been ignored. On that front, Microsoft promises to debut some new games next month during the E3 Conference in LA designed specifically to take advantage of the new device’s capabilities.

Alvarez Talks Tech – Electric Car of the Year – Tesla Motors Model S

Alvarez Talks Tech – Electric Car of the Year – Tesla Motors Model S

Automobile Magazine announced the 2013 Car of the Year, and for the first time ever an electric car was the winner. The Tesla Motors Model S, the car company’s all electric sedan. Despite the criticism that alternative fuels and the cars powered by them get, this is a real world validation of the growth and success of those technologies. It follows the trail blazed by the Toyota Prius which has been out there for a while. This represents a real shift in the public’s acceptance of electric cars that can only bode well for our nation in the future.