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Solve for X - Ido Bachelet - Surgical Nanorobotics - YouTube

Behind the moonshot: Ido Bachelet Ido Bachelet's moonshot to use nanorobotics for surgery has the potential to change lives globally. But who is the man behi...
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David Brin on the role of the internet in the future - YouTube

This interview with David Brin takes us on a Journey into 2050 and is part of the Futurium Talking Futures interview series. More information is available he...
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Intel’s Make It Wearable challenge takes on the future of communication | Impact Lab

Intel’s Make It Wearable challenge takes on the future of communication | Impact Lab | leapmind | Scoop.it
Wearable technology may be extending human intelligence into the next frontier of new media and intelligence. Whether we're talking about makeup that
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About Those Industry Funded GMO Studies . . .

About Those Industry Funded GMO Studies . . . | leapmind | Scoop.it
Let's talk about those GMO funded studies. You know the ones. The ones you always hear about from Anti-GMO folks when you read the comment section for any story about GMOs. According to those folks...
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A Drug-Dealing Robot That Upends the Pharmacy Model | Wired Design | Wired.com

A Drug-Dealing Robot That Upends the Pharmacy Model | Wired Design | Wired.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
Figuring out ways to dispense enemas might not be as glamorous as designing an app to better appreciate Eminem, but it's a lot more important.
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The Internet is the greatest facilitator of inequality in history | Impact Lab

The Internet is the greatest facilitator of inequality in history | Impact Lab | leapmind | Scoop.it
The Internet affects the economy differently than the new businesses of the past did. John Doerr, a venture capitalist, predicted in the 1990's that the
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Google Fiber too slow? 10 gigabit Internet is in the works at Google

Google Fiber too slow? 10 gigabit Internet is in the works at Google | leapmind | Scoop.it
Looking ahead to a future that includes ridiculously fast speed when on the Web, Google is currently working on 10 gigabit Internet and could have a viable commercial product within the next few years.
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Are Haptic Sex Toys Sparking a New Form of Prostitution? - Future of Sex

Are Haptic Sex Toys Sparking a New Form of Prostitution? - Future of Sex | leapmind | Scoop.it
The line between pornography and prostitution is getting blurry.
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Why isn't Siri like AI in movies?

Why isn't Siri like AI in movies? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Are there ways to make virtual assistants like Siri and Google Now more like the AI systems in the movies, capable of natural sounding conversations?
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ISP lobby has already won limits on public broadband in 20 states

ISP lobby has already won limits on public broadband in 20 states | leapmind | Scoop.it
Bills limiting municipal ISPs in Kansas and Utah continue noble tradition.
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Aspirin and resveratrol could prevent cancer by killing tetraploid cells, research shows

Aspirin and resveratrol could prevent cancer by killing tetraploid cells, research shows | leapmind | Scoop.it
(Medical Xpress)—Aspirin and resveratrol kill tetraploid cells in mice and humans, according to a study by Guido Kroemer of the Gustave Roussy Institute in Villejuif, France and his colleagues.
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Google brings Windows apps to Chrome OS in latest Microsoft attack

Google brings Windows apps to Chrome OS in latest Microsoft attack | leapmind | Scoop.it
Google’s intentions with its Chromebooks have always been clear: disrupt Microsoft’s Windows monopoly. The approach of low-cost devices and a modern cloud-powered OS has left Microsoft a...
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2014 Flagship Phones: What About The Batteries? - YouTube

It's about time that we had a change in battery technology. Our phones have gotten bigger, faster and much more powerful, but the batteries have been left be...
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William Hertling's Thoughtstream: The Singularity is Still Closer than it Appears

William Hertling's Thoughtstream: The Singularity is Still Closer than it Appears | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Give Directly's Breakthrough 'Free Money' Model Grows As Evidence Mounts

Give Directly's Breakthrough 'Free Money' Model Grows As Evidence Mounts | leapmind | Scoop.it
Give Directly has an extremely simple model – find poor people and give them money. That’s it. It’s a radical idea which sometimes rubs people up the wrong way - a popular refrain is, won’t people just drink the money?
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Is truth stranger than fiction? Yes, especially for science fiction

Is truth stranger than fiction? Yes, especially for science fiction | leapmind | Scoop.it
From warp drives to hyperspace, science fiction has continuously borrowed from, and sometimes anticipated, the state of the art in scientific progress.
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Latest Tool to Fight Cancer Is a Crowdsourcing 'Asteroids'-Like Mobile Game

Latest Tool to Fight Cancer Is a Crowdsourcing 'Asteroids'-Like Mobile Game | leapmind | Scoop.it
The promise of genetics to shed light on how we prevent and treat disease is inextricably linked to the growth of computer power since the first
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The Hoover Dam of solar is now live in the desert of California. Here's why it's so important

The Hoover Dam of solar is now live in the desert of California. Here's why it's so important | leapmind | Scoop.it
The revolutionary solar farm in the Mojave desert is finally live. Here’s the story behind the tech, and an inside look at the launch.
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New laser network between NYSE and NASDAQ will allow high-frequency traders to make even more money | ExtremeTech

New laser network between NYSE and NASDAQ will allow high-frequency traders to make even more money | ExtremeTech | leapmind | Scoop.it
High-frequency trading -- the questionable practice of making thousands of algorithmic stock trades per minute -- is about to get a big boost in the USA.
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Vertical Farms Sprouting Up All Over The World Could Bring Food Local

Vertical Farms Sprouting Up All Over The World Could Bring Food Local | leapmind | Scoop.it
Imagine walking into a high rise building only to find out it was actually a vertical farm.
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The Road to Superintelligence

The Road to Superintelligence | leapmind | Scoop.it
The global brain is coming. The technology to build a global brain will come whether our institutions change or not.
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Science inches closer to real BioShock-style plasmids

Science inches closer to real BioShock-style plasmids | leapmind | Scoop.it
No, not Electro Bolt. But human genetic augmentation is a lot closer than you think.
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