IBM DRI Tape Announcement Introduction

IBM DRI Tape Announcement Introduction

This week I welcome two guests at TechU Prague. We made two main announcements for Tape and Virtual Tape. The first one was about the new VTS. Stefan, can you explain more? Yes, absolutely. This week we had such a major announcement, I would say the most important IBM Storage announcement this year. It was […]

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Navigating Social Media Safely

Navigating Social Media Safely

[MUSIC] Social media is here to stay and it is a great way to keep track of friends, to communicate, and learn some cool things! But you have to be careful too, especially when it comes to posting information about yourself. Sometimes the funnest and coolest of things on the internet could be bad people […]

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DCU MSc in Emerging Media

DCU MSc in Emerging Media

On the DCU Masters of Science in Emerging Media, you will find new ways of combining media production and innovative research, to tell stories across the constantly evolving mediascape. We provide a vibrant space for students who want to explore the possibilities in new technologies and to develop their creative voices. As you design, create […]

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Television for doctors, circa 1991 – part 2

Television for doctors, circa 1991 – part 2

♪♪ [piano] With more and more Americans aware of their cholesterol levels today, you see Questran Light in a lot of places. That’s because Questran Light is first-step drug therapy for treating elevated cholesterol, no matter what their number. Questran Light with NutraSweet is an improved formulation … less powder, good-tasting, and it’s easy to […]

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Information Obesity: Take Responsibility for Your Media Menu

Information Obesity: Take Responsibility for Your Media Menu

Information over-consumption is what a lot of people think they mean when they say information overload.  Information over-consumption makes a lot more sense.  We don’t say that someone is suffering from food overload.  It’s not like fried chickens are offing themselves then jumping into deep fryers and some undead zombie chicken flies out of the […]

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Surprise Pregnancy Announcements That’ll Make You Happycry

Surprise Pregnancy Announcements That’ll Make You Happycry

– “Expect the arrival of your first grandchild,” what? – [Voiceover] Oh! – What? What? (screaming and laughing) We’re havin’ a baby! – Look at this one. Oh! Are you pregnant? (all screaming) Oh my God! Oh my God! – (screaming and laughing) No kidding! Are you really? Are you really, are you really? Oh! […]

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Television for doctors, circa 1991 – part 1

[rushing water from fountain] ♪♪ [slow synthesizer fanfare] [ominous stinger] [whoosh] In your search for the ideal antihistamine therapy … when treating congested allergy sufferers, your choices have been limited. [crash] Now, when congestion complicates allergy symptoms, prescribe the only non-sedating antihistamine decongestant that lets patients stay alert. Introducing Seldane-D. For dual-action relief that lets […]

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What does ‘big data’ mean?

What does ‘big data’ mean?

Feifei: Neil, what are you doing? That’s the biggest spreadsheet I’ve ever seen! Neil: Hi, Feifei. Yes, just you wait. I’m developing a product that will revolutionise English teaching! Feifei: Great. So why are you looking at screens of numbers? Neil: Not numbers, data. Big data! This is what I need. And that is the […]

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The real reason there’s no cure for your cold | BBC Ideas

The real reason there’s no cure for your cold | BBC Ideas

You’d think there should be a cure for the common cold. Scientists have been working on cold viruses for over 70 years, but they’ve never found an effective cure. The cold is the world’s most prevalent infectious disease, adults get between two and four colds a year and children get way, way more. So this […]

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How half a degree could change the world forever | BBC Ideas

How half a degree could change the world forever | BBC Ideas

If the temperature outside changes by half a degree, you won’t even feel it. Such a small change is almost imperceptible to human senses. But half a degree of global temperature change could be little short of the end of the world we recognise. Or at least the world humanity has inhabited for the last […]

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