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A Look Back at the Past Year & Projects For 2018 — What To Expect and Look Forward To

What happened in 2017? 2017 was a big year for us. Starting the year off with what was perhaps the most exciting thing for us. on January 4th, our On January 15, 2017, our Kickstarter campaign came to an end, and raised €67,355 from 2,148 backers O n January 20th, we opened […]

TIOBE Index Names C – Programming Language Of The Year 2017

‘C’ Is TIOBE’s Programming Language Of The Year For 2017 TIOBE (The Importance of Being Earnest), one of the most popular rating index for programming languages, has declared C as the programming language for the year 2017. According to reports last month, C and Kotlin were the top contenders for TIOBE’s […]

Better Conversations with Machines

“I said, ‘OK Google, buy me some peanut butter.’ What’s so hard about that?” Opportunities in Voice Tech and Conversational AI As 2017 wraps up, I want to look forward to some opportunities for the future in voice tech and conversational AI. These are technologies that developers of voice agents and […]

Five Books To Help You Make Sense of 2017

Photo by Hello I’m Nik on Unsplash This passing year was confusing for many. These books helped me understand it better. The Mandibles Lionel Shriver’s novel is set in the not so far future when America is going to hell in a handcart. Lionel Shriver plays on topical themes: fake news, identity […]

2017: The Year that Was

By Joi Ito It’s been a turbulent 2017 here at the Media Lab and in the world beyond. Our lives, professional and personal, have all been affected by world-changing events and issues — the policies and priorities of US President Donald Trump; the escalation of North Korea’s nuclear program; terrorist and cyber attacks […]

‘Game of Thrones’ Is The Most Torrented TV Show Of 2017

‘Game of Thrones’ is crowned the most pirated TV show on the Internet for 2017 ‘Game of Thrones’ continues to remain at the top as the most popular TV show for illegal downloads and streams on the internet for the sixth time in a row, according to TorrentFreak, an online […]

Mozilla Made the Web Better for Developers in 2017

2017 was a stellar year for Mozilla. We launched the fastest Firefox ever, rebuilt DevTools, saw support for WebAssembly ship in all four major browsers, and launched open-source virtual reality and speech recognition platforms. Our developer relations team also attended more than 60 roadshow events around the world and saw […]