The science fiction I'd most like to become a reality in my lifetime:
Posted March 13, 2017 through March 20, 2017 (389 Votes)
Realistic artificial humans
Speedy interstellar travel
Contact with intelligent ETs
Women face significant barriers to successful careers in technology.
Posted March 6, 2017 through March 13, 2017 (422 Votes)
True -- and the biggest problem is recognition of that fact.
True -- but that is rapidly changing for the better.
True -- there's a deeply rooted prejudice toward women in tech leadership roles.
False -- there are many strong women role models in technology.
False -- women have not demonstrated much interest or aptitude for tech.
False -- many women would rather blame sexism than do the work.
Which industry has the worst customer service?
Posted February 27, 2017 through March 6, 2017 (368 Votes)
Banking / Financial
Cable / Internet / Satellite TV
How worried are you that you personally will be the victim of a cybercrime?
Posted February 20, 2017 through February 27, 2017 (392 Votes)
Very worried -- I've taken steps to protect myself.
Very worried -- but I don't think it's possible to protect myself.
I've already been a victim, and it was devastating.
I've already been a victim, but it was no big deal.
The risk is overblown. I don't consider myself a likely target.
The tech industry is doing a good job protecting me.
Elon Musk has suggested humans must merge with AI to survive.
Posted February 13, 2017 through February 20, 2017 (444 Votes)
Yes -- some type of communication interface will be essential.
No -- humans will never accept such an idea.
Yes -- but it will seem like a natural evolution when it happens.
No -- AI is too problematic and will be strictly regulated.
Yes -- Musk is a visionary, and I believe him.
No -- Musk throws out wild ideas just to get a reaction.
How do you find your way around?
Posted February 6, 2017 through February 13, 2017 (723 Votes)
I rely on Google Maps.
I rely on Apple Maps.
I use Google but it needs improvement.
I use Apple but it needs improvement.
I use a different smartphone navigation app.
I use my car's built-in navigation system.
I use old-school paper maps.
How does politics influence your attitude toward ride-sharing services?
Posted January 30, 2017 through February 6, 2017 (672 Votes)
I use Uber and will continue doing so, regardless of politics.
I use Lyft and will continue doing so, regardless of politics.
I plan to switch from Uber to Lyft for political reasons.
I plan to switch from Lyft to Uber for political reasons.
I haven't used either but if I did, I'd choose Lyft.
I haven't used either but if I did, I'd choose Uber.
I don't use either service and don't plan to.
How do you think the tech sector will do under the Trump administration?
Posted January 23, 2017 through January 30, 2017 (483 Votes)
Very well -- corporate tax cuts will stimulate growth.
Just OK -- there will be areas of both cooperation and dissent.
Poorly -- education and immigration policies will hurt tech.
Impossible to predict, but I'm optimistic.
Impossible to predict, but I'm pessimistic.
The tech sector will do well regardless of Trump's policies.
What's your reaction to the new Nintendo Switch gaming console?
Posted January 16, 2017 through January 23, 2017 (379 Votes)
I'm excited -- can't wait to get my hands on one.
I'm mildly interested and probably will try it out.
It looks cool for the younger set but not serious gamers.
Nintendo has lost its way -- the Switch will flop.
No interest -- I'm a PlayStation fan.
No interest -- I'm an Xbox fan.
I only play games on my tablet or phone.
If I had a self-driving car, I would most likely use my travel time to...
Posted January 9, 2017 through January 16, 2017 (598 Votes)
Watch movies or TV
Play video games
Connect with friends
Nervously watch the road
Which sector will benefit most from technological advances in 2017?
Posted January 2, 2017 through January 9, 2017 (252 Votes)
Banking / Finance
Government / Law Enforcement
Healthcare / Medical
Sports / Entertainment
How do you feel about the tech industry's prospects for 2017?
Posted December 26, 2016 through January 2, 2017 (239 Votes)
I'm highly optimistic.
I don't feel strongly one way or the other.
I'm somewhat anxious.
I'm very pessimistic.
How do you rate the year 2016 for the tech industry?
Posted December 19, 2016 through December 26, 2016 (253 Votes)
The tech category that interests me most this holiday season:
Posted December 12, 2016 through December 19, 2016 (181 Votes)
4K TVs or other entertainment tech
PCs, notebooks or notebook/tablet hybrids
Digital cameras or other camera tech
Gaming consoles or other gaming tech
Fitness trackers or other wearable tech
Home speakers like Echo or other home tech
Is fake news a major problem?
Posted December 5, 2016 through December 12, 2016 (685 Votes)
Yes -- people don't know which news to trust.
No -- it's very easy to spot.
Yes -- it's propaganda warfare, and the U.S. is losing.
No -- people have always believed what suited them.
Yes -- but only temporarily, as people are catching on.
No -- much of it actually isn't fake.