With my Dell notebook on the verge of giving out, I recently found myself searching for a replacement. Initially, I thought that it wouldn’t be too difficult to find one, but I have to say that I found myself singularly uninspired by the devices on offer, particularly from the major OEM brand names.
We’ve been putting our VPai 720-degree cameras through their paces over the past few weeks, and have started to post the results of the sessions on our recently-opened VPai Facebook page.
We’ve been making continued enhancements to our VIA Mobile360 real-time in-vehicle 360° video monitoring and recording platform that we rolled out last year.
Perhaps because he was such a brilliant writer himself, Laozi was deeply concerned about the inflammatory effects that names or artificial labels (名/míng) can have on fueling people’s emotions and behavior. Continue reading Laozi on the dangers of artificial labels
At CES Asia, we showed the VIA Alegro 100 multiprotocol gateway router operating with Chinese-language voice controls using the VIA Olami AI platform. This was our first public demonstration of Olami in China, and it generated a lot of interest from attendees at the show. Continue reading VIA Olami AI platform @ CES Asia 2017
Dockless bike sharing services have become such a fixture of the streets of China’s cities that municipal governments are finally taking steps to rein in the most egregious aspects of anti-social behavior by inconsiderate users who simply leave their contraption anywhere when they have reached their destination. Judging by some of the sights I came across during my recent trip to Shanghai and Beijing, they are starting to make some progress – but they still have some way to go before they take back the streets. Continue reading Dockless bike sharing services: a light-touch approach
CES Asia was a lot of fun last week. Judging by the dizzying array of robots, autos, drones, and smart home devices on display, the China IoT market is in a robust and healthy state. The days when the country’s tech industry was a follower are well and truly over. Now its startups, manufacturers, and Internet giants are starting to set the pace for innovation and are set to make massive inroads in global markets. Continue reading CES Asia 2017
The way is the essence of the universe. It is so pristine and powerful that mere words are inadequate to define it. Continue reading Daodejing Chapter 1: the essence of the universe