IBM Watson and C# – Part 1: Introduction

“The earliest estimate of the Singularity, when man will be able to transfer his consciousness into machines and achieve immortality.” – Dr Sheldon Cooper. I do believe that The Big Bang Theory needs to create an episode involving cognitive computing – I think Sheldon could have a lot of fun with it. I’m about to start building […]

Running iTunes in a Windows Service with C#

“No, I have not heard the song, Jesus, Take the Wheel. No, no, no, no, no, no, no, you don’t need to start singing it. Yes, I’ll buy it on the iTunes, Mother. Good-bye, Mother.” – Sheldon Cooper. Using “the iTunes” application from Apple is necessary for a lot of people that use Apple TV devices. […]

Home Automation System Architecture

“Gentlemen, I am now about to send a signal from this laptop through our local ISP, racing down fibre-optic cable at the speed of light to San Francisco, bouncing off a satellite in geosynchronous orbit to Lisbon, Portugal, where the data packets will be handed off to submerged transatlantic cables terminating in Halifax, Nova-Scotia, and […]

Windows 10 on the Raspberry Pi 3!

“How’d you get ready so fast?” – Leonard Hofstadter. The new Raspberry Pi 3 that I ordered arrived today. It was very exciting I can assure you. As soon as I put it together, well put the device in the case anyway,  I used the Windows 10 IoT image helper to place the latest Windows […]