Bettina Warburg Rocks Blockchain

I’m not sure how I missed Bettina Warburg’s excellent Ted Talk, but I’m rectifying that now. Ms. Warburg does a great job of presenting Blockchain and the problems it solves. Her talk focuses on two types of uncertainty: A. Not knowing who we are...

Phobia, Therapy and Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality and Phobia Do you have a phobia? Maybe VR can help. The idea of using Virtual Reality for the treatment of phobias has been around for a long time. The first academic paper on the subject was published in 1995. I recently read a great article in The...

Explaining Game Theory and Trust

Game Theory & Trust If you study mathematics in any undergraduate or postgraduate capacity, you quickly learn that subjects with simple titles can be terrifying. I think it is easy enough to recognize that “Computational Fluid Mechanics” could be...

Can Augmented Reality save ToysRUs?

AR Saves the Day? It is probably not a surprise to you to hear that Toys-R-Us has been struggling. The bricks and mortar chain still captures 9%-15% of toy sales for major toy companies.  However competition from Walmart and Amazon has hit them pretty hard. What may...