Victor Loux Bookmarks Tag: technology

70 bookmarks tagged “technology

How a new technology is changing the lives of people who cannot speak | News | The Guardian

theguardian.com/news/2018/jan/23/voice-replacement-technology-adaptive-alternative-communication-vocalid
The long read: Millions are robbed of the power of speech by illness, injury or lifelong conditions. Can the creation of bespoke digital voices transform their ability to communicate?

Is the Answer to Phone Addiction a Worse Phone? - The New York Times

nytimes.com/2018/01/12/technology/grayscale-phone.html
A small group of people have turned their phone screens to shades of gray to make them less stimulating. That’s the opposite of what tech companies want.

Pixel Envy

pxlnv.com/
A sassy weblog written by Nick Heer, updated daily to cover the technological zeitgeist.

Sideways Dictionary

sidewaysdictionary.com/
Sideways dictionary — it's like a dictionary, but using analogies instead of definitions. Use it as a tool for finding and sharing helpful analogies to explain technological ideas. Because if everyone understands technology better, we can make technology work better for everyone.