In online dating, data dictates design as well as matchmaking

Online dating startup Zoosk uses big data techniques and technologies for a lot more than just computing which members might make the best mates. Data from its young audience well versed in social media lets the company design a user experience that matches their expectations.

Apple TV 2.0 comes into focus

Thanks to a newly published patent we now know what Apple TV 2.0 will be. It’s a highly module video processing system that can support set-top, mobile and networked implementations, fronted by a very slick user interface and remote control configuration. What it is not is an integrated TV set or any other particular device.