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33rd Square | Will Baxter And Other Robots Take Your Job?

33rd Square | Will Baxter And Other Robots Take Your Job? | leapmind | Scoop.it
At the Techonomy 2012 conference, Rodney Brooks of Rethink Robotics, MIT’s Andrew McAfee, and John Markoff of The New York Times took a closer look at the present and future of robotics some very interesting ideas arose about technological...
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Why we’re teaching computers to help treat cancer - YouTube

Why we’re teaching computers to help treat cancer - YouTube | leapmind | Scoop.it
Every day, we depend on artificial intelligence to help us make sense of a steady deluge of information. AI helps the post office to sort its mail, Wall Stre...
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Will your job get outsourced to a robot? - YouTube

Will your job get outsourced to a robot? - YouTube | leapmind | Scoop.it
It's not just basic tasks anymore: Computers can now do work once deemed possible only by humans. And in some cases, the computers are doing it better. In an...
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What’s in This Picture? AI Becomes as Smart as a Toddler

What’s in This Picture? AI Becomes as Smart as a Toddler | leapmind | Scoop.it
Developments in machine learning allow computers to answer more complex questions about the contents of images
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The future of mobile content and media: Futurist Keynote Speaker Gerd Leonhard MojoCon Dublin - YouTube

The future of mobile content and media: Futurist Keynote Speaker Gerd Leonhard MojoCon Dublin - YouTube | leapmind | Scoop.it
Here is my entire keynote at MojoCon Dublin 2015 see http://mojocon.rte.ie/ You can download the slides and get all other details on my blog at http://gerd.f...
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#9 Avatar Technology Digest / Robotic arm for surgery, Electronic memory, 3D printed jet engine etc. - YouTube

#9 Avatar Technology Digest / Robotic arm for surgery, Electronic memory, 3D printed jet engine etc. - YouTube | leapmind | Scoop.it
Welcome to #9 Avatar Technology Digest. As always we bring you the latest news on Technology, Medical Cybernetics and Artificial Intelligence from the most t...
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The Future is already here, it's just not evenly distributed

The Future is already here, it's just not evenly distributed | leapmind | Scoop.it
The future we’ve dreamed of already exists...
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7 Totally Unexpected Outcomes That Could Follow the Singularity

7 Totally Unexpected Outcomes That Could Follow the Singularity | leapmind | Scoop.it
By definition, the Technological Singularity is a blind spot in our predictive thinking. Futurists have a hard time imagining what life will be like after we create greater-than-human artificial intelligences.
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These bladeless wind turbines shake to generate electricity

Farms dotted with the gigantic spinning blades of wind turbines have become a standard sight on long-distance road trips, but what if there was another way to capture energy from the wind? A...
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8 Predictions for 2025: The world in 10 years | Impact Lab

8 Predictions for 2025: The world in 10 years | Impact Lab | leapmind | Scoop.it
Peter Diamandis: In accordance with Moore's Law, by 2025 we'll see an acceleration in the rate of change as we move closer to a world of true abundance.
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Welcome to the Age of the Modular Gadget | WIRED

Welcome to the Age of the Modular Gadget | WIRED | leapmind | Scoop.it
In the near future, you'll be able to build a smartphone to your exact specifications. Even better, you'll be able to change the configuration long after you buy it.
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Are Millennials Ready For A 100-Plus-Year Life?

Are Millennials Ready For A 100-Plus-Year Life? | leapmind | Scoop.it
We're in the midst of a demographic shift resulting from increasing longevity. Life-spans have nearly doubled in the last century due to advances in science and sanitation, and lives grow longer each year.
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How smart is today's artificial intelligence? - YouTube

How smart is today's artificial intelligence? - YouTube | leapmind | Scoop.it
Artificial intelligence is creeping into our everyday lives through technology like check-scanning machines and GPS navigation. How far away are we from maki...
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Dr Hiroshi Ishiguro in the Avatar Technology Digest Extra - YouTube

Dr Hiroshi Ishiguro in the Avatar Technology Digest Extra - YouTube | leapmind | Scoop.it
Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro, a visionary who made a copy of himself and heads the Intelligent Robotics Laboratory at the Osaka University gave two guest lectures a...
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Ocumetics Bionic Lens implant promises eyesight that's better than 20/20

Ocumetics Bionic Lens implant promises eyesight that's better than 20/20 | leapmind | Scoop.it
The Ocumetics Bionic Lens takes correcting vision to a whole new level, promising eyesight that is up to three times better than 20/20.
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New Approach Trains Robots to Match Human Dexterity and Speed

New Approach Trains Robots to Match Human Dexterity and Speed | leapmind | Scoop.it
Linking several powerful software techniques makes it possible for a robot to learn tasks rapidly with a relatively little training.
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As Jeopardy! Robot Watson Grows Up, How Afraid of It Should We Be?

As Jeopardy! Robot Watson Grows Up, How Afraid of It Should We Be? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Who’s freaked out by a robot with an expanding brain?
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An electronic memory cell has been created that mimics the human brain

An electronic memory cell has been created that mimics the human brain | leapmind | Scoop.it
Scientists have built a tiny, long-term memory cell that can both store and process information at the same time, just like the human brain. This is one of the first multi-state electronic memory cells, and it represents a crucial step towards...
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Exponential Technologies | Peter H. Diamandis - YouTube

Exponential Technologies | Peter H. Diamandis - YouTube | leapmind | Scoop.it
http://www.weforum.org/ Beware the Kodak moment, warns Peter H. Diamandis in this exclusive video for the World Economic Forum. Entrepreneur Diamandis - co-f...
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Forget Self-Driving Cars: Here's How Google Plans to Change How We Live Forever

Forget Self-Driving Cars: Here's How Google Plans to Change How We Live Forever | leapmind | Scoop.it
No one can argue that Google increasingly plays a huge role in our health. Taking it even beyond that, Google is working to change every aspect of healthcare using the arsenal of information they’v...
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The Techno-Islands That May Replace the Maldives

The Techno-Islands That May Replace the Maldives | leapmind | Scoop.it
If the 350 thousand-odd Maldivians want to stay put, they may have to rebuild everything, starting with the ground they walk on.
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One step closer to artificial intelligence: Scientists create cells replicating human brain processes

One step closer to artificial intelligence: Scientists create cells replicating human brain processes | leapmind | Scoop.it
Australian scientists have for the first time developed an electronic long-term memory cell that mimics the work of a human brain. Researchers say the discovery is a step towards creating a bionic brain.
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Chappie: A Transhumanist Perspective - h+ Media

Chappie: A Transhumanist Perspective - h+ Media | leapmind | Scoop.it
'Chappie' (2015) surprised me with the most pro-transhumanist message I've seen in a major film.
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Robot cleaner can empty bins and sweep floors

Robot cleaner can empty bins and sweep floors | leapmind | Scoop.it
Dussmann, one of the Germany's largest cleaning companies, has been testing an office cleaning robot in its Berlin headquarters
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