FixNix Organizational Update

Prof.Subra could not dedicate his time with FixNix for capital raising, board assembling, and further activities, he has decided to focus on research and work actively on few projects at Stanford. He has been our Executive Chairman for more than two years, and now he has been relieved from all the roles & responsibilities pertained to FixNix Inc.      

Rewriting the Smartphone Keyboard at Age 28

Ever feel like you’re all thumbs when typing on a smartphone? Jon Reynolds can lend a hand. The 28-year-old’s London-based startup, SwiftKey, eliminates the clumsiness and frustration of inputting text into smart devices by replacing the stock on-screen keyboard with an artificial-intelligence-driven alternative that analyzes typing and language patterns to accurately forecast which words users will enter next. Introduced for Google’s Android mobile operating system in 2010, SwiftKey Keyboard leverages…

The Pentagon still can’t manage to produce its first audit in 20 years

After decades of failing to produce clear financial statements, the Pentagon is once again set to fail to meet its audit deadline two years from now. The Pentagon accounts for nearly half of all discretionary spending approved by Congress, has an inventory that makes up 33 percent of the federal government, a budget of over $500 billion, and owns $1.3 trillion in property. Not once has it managed to scrape together…