Author: Blaine S.

IBM’s Watson: The Future of Computing

IBM’s Watson is a pioneer in the brand new industry of commercial supercomputing. While Watson became famous for being the supercomputer that was able to beat human competitors at the game show Jeopardy, it has recently expanded into more complex projects and is now the central focus of a new business unit at IBM. Watson

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3D Printing for the Aerospace Industry

With the rise of 3D printing, many industries have begun to implement this unique manufacturing process into their research and development departments as well as their production lines. Aerospace is one of these industries and it is being led by General Electric (NYSE: GE) with their use of 3D Printers in their manufacturing of jet engines.

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Google Buys Robotics Companies!

 In less than a year, Google has acquired 7 robotic start-ups, the latest of which is Boston Dynamics, a pioneer in robotic mobility design and production.  Boston Dynamics is a unique robotics lab that was founded by a former MIT professor and is run by some of the top robotic engineers in the country. They focus

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Tesla Motors & SolarCity: A Dynamic Duo

Tesla Motors (NASDAQ: TSLA) and SolarCity (NASDAQ: SCTY), are two companies who are consistently on the cutting edge of their industries and are frequently making the headlines for their various achievements and industry breakthroughs. Recently these two companies are appearing in the same headline as they have teamed up to produce a product that benefits both

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The Golden Rules of Investing

Investing can be a great way to earn money and establish financial security for yourself. There are many different ways in which you can invest your money and many different levels of risk and liquidity. For many, the stock market is a great place to start investing.  The stock market is a place where your

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SolarCity & The Push for Solar Power

SolarCity (NASDAQ: SCTY) is a solar energy provider for both the residential, commercial and governmental sectors. The company, founded in 2006, designs, installs and manages solar energy systems to provide customers clean energy at a more affordable price than what is offered by their local grid-based energy providers. A Unique System: SolarCity installs solar panel

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Micro-Grids & Reliable Energy

WHAT: Micro-Grids are small-scale electrical grids that are operated and maintained with computer software to create an independent “Smart-Grid” that can efficiently generate, distribute and regulate electric power independently or in collaboration with the existing electrical grid. WHY: The U.S. Electrical Grid is very old and very outdated. It is inefficient at distributing power to

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TESLA MOTORS: Leading the Electric Car Revolution

Tesla Motors (NASDAQ: TSLA) is a front-runner in the electric automobile industry and they are leading the charge in making electric vehicles an efficient and cost-effective mode of transportation. While Tesla’s most affordable vehicle, the Model S, comes with a $70K price tag, this is only the first few steps in what will become a

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