My focus is using technology to overcome human limits. As a father of a family with disabilities, this has become my mission and personal journey.

Russ Ewell
Silicon Valley, CA


The Millenium Falcon, Microsoft, and the Death of Hardware

While watching "The Force Awakens" something on the periphery struck me.   Hans Solo had a deep attachment to the Millenium Falcon.  Even though it was an old beat up machine, he had a bit of emotional nostalgia about it.   This started me thinking about our or perhaps only my attachment to hardware. Device hardware is where most of us make our first attachment to computing devices.  Apple has dominated the consumer market...

11 Ways Wearables Breakthrough

The first time I realized the enormous potential of wearable technology was at  the MIT Media Lab Wearable Technology Conference.  I was lucky enough to get an invite through a friend of a friend. "CMU, MIT, and Georgia Tech co-hosted the IEEE International Symposium on Wearables Computers in Cambridge, MA October 13-14, 1997. The symposium was a full academic conference with published proceedings and papers ranging from sensors and new hardware to new applications...

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