As Internet access spreads across the planet, technology companies are engaging in a land grab to build data centers to house all the information we create and share. But land is limited, so where do we go from here? Microsoft’s Project Natick is trying to solve this problem.
The news in 2015 was unforgettable, historic, often chilling to watch. From the specter of global terrorism to controversial social issues, from the confused state of politics to corporate corruption, important issues played out on the public stage of opinion, augmented by a hyper-connected global community. The Second Nexus editors culled through the news that made … Continued
Dr. Bilgin Ciftci shared a meme comparing Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s facial expressions to the Smeagol from Lord of the Rings. His possible imprisonment depends on a panel of LOTR experts who are tasked with determining the moral underpinnings of the character.