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The Uber perspective…

liv·er·y  (lv-r, lvr) n. pl. liv·er·ies 1. A distinctive uniform worn by the male servants of a household. 2. The distinctive dress worn by the members of a particular group; uniform: ushers in livery. 3. The costume or insignia worn by the retainers of a feudal lord. a. The boarding and care of horses for a fee. b. The hiring out of horses and carriages. c. A livery stable. 5. A business that offers vehicles, such as automobiles or boats, for hire. 6. Law Official delivery of property, especially land, to a new owner.   hack·ney  (hkn)  pl. hack·neys 1. often Hackney A horse of a breed developed in England. 2. A trotting horse suited for routine riding or driving. 3. A coach or carriage for hire.   Do you see any differences …

Southie company trying to lower your TV bill…

In anticipation of the Supreme Court decision for “American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. v. Aereo, Inc.” market research firm Peerless Insights has conducted a study on consumer opinions. The research findings show that of the 1,231 adults surveyed,…

Starbucks Karma…

So I walk into Starbucks this morning to order my usual  fuel. What struck me was the higher than normal amount of …

Have you seen John Conner?

Hello boys and girls….meet your soldier of the future. Brought to you by the good folks at Boston Dynamics and the government …

Hey Baxter…

Is this robot really going to help bring jobs back into the US? If you think about it, Baxter is the equivalent of one …

Hey Appleheads….Relax!

Where do people get the time to sit on a sidewalk for 2 days for a f*cking IPhone? Technology is a wonderful …

Augmented Reality…

I’m a fan of technology and the folks over at Boston based Apperian tweeked my interest today. Their product Augmented Reality is just …

Assassins Creed 3 – Boston

So I posted a quick piece on the Boston game development scene yesterday and then I see this. Looks like Assassins Creed …

A Hub for geeks…

As you all know we have a boatload of brain power within a few square miles of Boston Common. This has also …

Dorchester home security…

Problem solved…..mount a quadrotor on top of your triple decker. Thank god for crazy Russian guys making Dot a safer place!