Category Archives: Software

November 5, 2017

The Improbable Origins of PowerPoint

With PowerPoint as well as its predecessors, the motif of the slide was, of course, lifted directly from the world of photography. Some presentation programs actually generated 35-mm slides for display with a slide projector. In most cases, though, the early programs created slides that were printed on paper for incorporation into reports, transferred to transparencies for use on overhead projectors, or saved as digital files to be displayed on computer monitors.

October 15, 2017
August 20, 2017
May 1, 2017

Grammarly

Grammarly makes sure everything you type is easy to read, effective, and mistake-free.

The services offers extensions for all major browsers, as well as a rather good desktop app.

December 5, 2016

Universe

We’re releasing Universe, a software platform for measuring and training an AI’s general intelligence across the world’s supply of games, websites and other applications.

This is a very big deal.

October 31, 2016