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Sea Installer – The Enormous Ocean Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Sea Installer – The Enormous Ocean Wind Turbine Installation Vessel | leapmind | Scoop.it
Technological progress advances our ability to build bigger and badder machines.
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It’s Happening: Robots May Be The Creative Artists Of The Future

It’s Happening: Robots May Be The Creative Artists Of The Future | leapmind | Scoop.it
It's no secret that the world is being automated and that millions of people are losing work as a result. With a properly programmed machine, any unskilled laborer can be replaced.
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How Neal Stephenson Is Helping To Make Snow Crash's Metaverse A Reality

How Neal Stephenson Is Helping To Make Snow Crash's Metaverse A Reality | leapmind | Scoop.it
Magic Leap's mysterious augmented reality tech promises to "bring magic back into the world." And now Neal Stephenson, who imagined the virtual Metaverse in his 1992 novel Snow Crash, has joined the company.
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Scientists have found a way to make graphene magnetic

Scientists have found a way to make graphene magnetic | leapmind | Scoop.it
Graphene has a lot going for it - as you've most likely heard, at just one carbon atom thick, the material is 100 times stronger than steel, light, conductive, super-flexible, and could soon be used to filter fuel straight out of thin air .
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Vivek Wadhwa: Get Ready for The Next Wave of Tech Disruptions

Vivek Wadhwa: Get Ready for The Next Wave of Tech Disruptions | leapmind | Scoop.it
Vivek Wadhwa predicts that virtually every major industry will soon be disrupted by technology innovation. His latest book is Innovating Women: The Changing Face of Technology.
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12 Reasons Robots Will Always Have An Advantage Over Humans

12 Reasons Robots Will Always Have An Advantage Over Humans | leapmind | Scoop.it
We puny humans can be depressingly fragile and flawed, a realization that's all the more discouraging when we consider the incredible potential for robots. Here are 12 reasons why machines will always have the edge over us meatbags.
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Discovery may hold clues to treatments that slow aging

Discovery may hold clues to treatments that slow aging | leapmind | Scoop.it
In a study published today by Nature, researchers at Joslin Diabetes Center used a microscopic worm (C.
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Skype's newest app will translate your speech in real time

Microsoft’s Skype software will start translating voice calls between people today. As part of a preview program, Skype Translator makes it possible for English and Spanish speakers to communicate...
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AI Recognizes Cats the Same Way Physicists Calculate the Cosmos | WIRED

AI Recognizes Cats the Same Way Physicists Calculate the Cosmos | WIRED | leapmind | Scoop.it
New research suggests physicists, computers and brains employ the same procedure to tease out important features from among other irrelevant bits of data.
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Why Neural Networks Look Set To Thrash The Best Human Go Players For The First Time | MIT Technology Review

Why Neural Networks Look Set To Thrash The Best Human Go Players For The First Time | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
One of the last bastions of human mastery over computers is about to fall to the relentless onslaught of machine learning algorithms.
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Researchers combine logic, memory to build a 'high-rise' chip

Researchers combine logic, memory to build a 'high-rise' chip | leapmind | Scoop.it
For decades, the mantra of electronics has been smaller, faster, cheaper. Today, Stanford engineers add a fourth word - taller.
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Tech’s push to “disrupt” workers is a legal & social timebomb

Tech’s push to “disrupt” workers is a legal & social timebomb | leapmind | Scoop.it
Startups that push the limits of labor law are getting socked by lawsuits, and risk paying out big to employees and the IRS. These episodes are not just a threat to the business model of many tech ventures.
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What Artificial Intelligence Is Not

What Artificial Intelligence Is Not | leapmind | Scoop.it
Artificial Intelligence has been in the media a lot lately. So much so, that it’s only a matter of time before it graduates to meaningless buzz word status..
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Global Alliance Plans Internet for Genomes | MIT Technology Review

Global Alliance Plans Internet for Genomes | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
Scientists are starting to open their DNA databases online, creating a network that could pave the way for gene analysis at a new scale.
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California Turns to the Pacific Ocean for Water | MIT Technology Review

California Turns to the Pacific Ocean for Water | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
Severe droughts are forcing researchers to rethink how technology can increase the supply of fresh water.
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‘A Great Moment’: Rover Finds Clue That Mars May Harbor Life

‘A Great Moment’: Rover Finds Clue That Mars May Harbor Life | leapmind | Scoop.it
The presence of methane could be the result of a geological process or the product of microbes.
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Imaging a single DNA molecule with a smartphone

Imaging a single DNA molecule with a smartphone | leapmind | Scoop.it
Nanowerk is the leading nanotechnology portal, committed to educate, inform and inspire about nanotechnologies, nanosciences, and other emerging technologies
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Future batteries: Lithium-sulfur with a graphene wrapper

Future batteries: Lithium-sulfur with a graphene wrapper | leapmind | Scoop.it
What do you get when you wrap a thin sheet of the 'wonder material' graphene around a novel multifunctional sulfur electrode that combines an energy storage unit and electron/ion transfer networks?
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New findings could point the way to 'valleytronics'

New findings could point the way to 'valleytronics' | leapmind | Scoop.it
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What we read about deep learning is just the tip of the iceberg

What we read about deep learning is just the tip of the iceberg | leapmind | Scoop.it
The artificial intelligence technique known as deep learning is white hot right now, as we have noted numerous times before.
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10 Technologies That Could Make Humans Immortal - YouTube

Will humans ever live forever? With these technological advancements maybe one day. From Robot Avatars to Scientists Manipulating Molecules Alltime10s proudl...
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Nicholas Negroponte on Biotechnology and Future Learning | Big Think

Nicholas Negroponte on Biotechnology and Future Learning | Big Think | leapmind | Scoop.it
The founder of MIT's Media Lab imagines a future in which information and knowledge can be delivered to the brain through the bloodstream.
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Google's Secretive DeepMind Startup Unveils a "Neural Turing Machine" | MIT Technology Review

Google's Secretive DeepMind Startup Unveils a "Neural Turing Machine" | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
DeepMind has built a neural network that can access an external memory like a conventional Turing machine. The result is a computer that mimics the short-term memory of the human brain.
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