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CYBORGS: Walking Among Us? - Fact or Fictional

This week, Veronica explores the rise of cybernetic organisms in society. Joe Hanson from It's Okay To Be Smart gives us the low down on all the cool, up and...
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Entropica: Sapient Software

To learn more or request a demonstration, visit http://www.entropica.com
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Are bionic superhumans on the horizon?

Are bionic superhumans on the horizon? | leapmind | Scoop.it
We're in the midst of a bionic revolution that could bring a future of augmented brains and bodies, and of bionic haves and have nots.
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Phys.Org Mobile: Graphene layers dramatically reduce wear and friction on sliding steel surfaces

Phys.Org Mobile: Graphene layers dramatically reduce wear and friction on sliding steel surfaces | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Counting Google searches predicts market movements

Counting Google searches predicts market movements | leapmind | Scoop.it
Traders reveal their mood — but no easy path to riches — in the search terms they use.
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Looking at Facebook's Friend and Relationship Status Through Big Data

Looking at Facebook's Friend and Relationship Status Through Big Data | leapmind | Scoop.it
Wolfram Alpha, a computational search engine, released a slew of fascinating data about Facebook users, including the age of friends, relationship status, and how these change based on age and geographical locations.
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Could we ever have free Public WiFi? | MconneX | MichEpedia

We've become accustomed to walking into public buildings and accessing WiFi for free. We can imagine a future where we'll be able to access wireless signals ...
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Robot Wars - USA

Dispute rages over ethics of killer machines To see more go to http://www.youtube.com/user/journeymanpictures Follow us on Facebook (http://goo.gl/YRw42) or ...
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Nanoscale Pressure Sensors Mimic Human Skin - MIT Technology Review

Nanoscale Pressure Sensors Mimic Human Skin - MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Samsung tests brainwave technology to find new ways to interact with mobile devices - Neurogadget.com

Samsung tests brainwave technology to find new ways to interact with mobile devices - Neurogadget.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
Samsung is actively doing research on brainwave technology to find an alternative way of interaction with mobile devices. The South Korean company aims to help people with mobility impairments to connect to the world.
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TechSmurf's curator insight, April 25, 2013 6:22 PM

NASA is also doing research on brainwaves to allow astonauts steer spacecrafts using their thoughts. http://www.techsmurf.com/future-astronauts-will-steer-spacecrafts-using-their-thoughts/

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Computer Aided Surgery - Jerzy W. Rozenblit at TEDx Tucson 2013

Computer Aided Surgery - Jerzy W. Rozenblit at TEDx Tucson 2013 | leapmind | Scoop.it
Laparoscopic surgery, when performed by a well-trained surgeon, is a remarkably effective procedure that minimizes complications associated with large incisions, operative blood loss and post-operativ...
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Scientists Have 3D-Printed Mini Human Livers for the First Time Ever

The dream of one day completely doing away with frustratingly long transplant lists in favor of made to order, 3D-printed organs is closer to becoming a reality.
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Everything Changes with The Internet of Everything

Everything Changes with The Internet of Everything | leapmind | Scoop.it
The coming age of the Internet of everything promises radical shifts in how we live, how we solve problems, and how we recover from difficulty.
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Stephen Wolfram Blog : Data Science of the Facebook World

Stephen Wolfram Blog : Data Science of the Facebook World | leapmind | Scoop.it
Stephen Wolfram shares interesting Facebook data analysis finds from the Data Donor program of Wolfram|Alpha Personal Analytics for Facebook.
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How Skynet Might Emerge From Simple Physics

How Skynet Might Emerge From Simple Physics | leapmind | Scoop.it
A provocative new paper is proposing that complex intelligent behavior may emerge from a fundamentally simple physical process.
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33rd Square: Is Brown Fat The Key To A Healthier You?

33rd Square: Is Brown Fat The Key To A Healthier You? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Researchers have found a new way to boost your body's metabolism by activating fat cells, specifically brown fat cells.
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When Everybody Starts Wearing Smartglasses, Google Won’t Be the Only Player: Scientific American

When Everybody Starts Wearing Smartglasses, Google Won’t Be the Only Player: Scientific American | leapmind | Scoop.it
Sales of the devices will depend on development of compelling apps
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The Rise of Big Data

The Rise of Big Data | leapmind | Scoop.it
Everyone knows that the Internet has changed how businesses operate, governments function, and people live. But a new, less visible technological trend is proving just as transformative: big data.
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The Future of Wearable Technology | Off Book | PBS

The Future of Wearable Technology | Off Book | PBS | leapmind | Scoop.it
As computing moves from our desktops to our phones, we look into the future to see how technology will become increasingly ingrained in our movements and our active lives.
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Kevin Kelly tells technology's epic story

http://www.ted.com In this wide-ranging, thought-provoking talk from TEDxAmsterdam, Kevin Kelly muses on what technology means in our lives -- from its impac...
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New Technology Inspires a Rethinking of Light

New Technology Inspires a Rethinking of Light | leapmind | Scoop.it
Beyond the energy and cost savings, new types of lighting are now envisioned as ways to heal, soothe, invigorate or protect people.
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I, Robot: how billionaire Dmitry Itskov plans to make humans immortal | The Calvert Journal

I, Robot: how billionaire Dmitry Itskov plans to make humans immortal | The Calvert Journal | leapmind | Scoop.it
A Russian entrepreneur and founder of the avatar 2045 Initiative says humanity is only a step away from immortality.
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How Ray Kurzweil Will Help Google Make the Ultimate AI Brain | Wired Business | Wired.com

How Ray Kurzweil Will Help Google Make the Ultimate AI Brain | Wired Business | Wired.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
On Tuesday, Kurzweil moderated a live Google hangout tied to a release of the upcoming Will Smith film, “After Earth,” presumably tying the film’s futuristic concept to actual futurists.
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33rd Square: New Battery Could Help Solar and Wind Energy Power the Grid

33rd Square: New Battery Could Help Solar and Wind Energy Power the Grid | leapmind | Scoop.it
Stanford researchers recently demonstrated the new cheap, long-lived flow battery they helped develop. The researchers created this miniature system using a lithium polysulfide solution.
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Consciousness After Death: Strange Tales From the Frontiers of Resuscitation Medicine | Wired Science | Wired.com

Consciousness After Death: Strange Tales From the Frontiers of Resuscitation Medicine | Wired Science | Wired.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
Sam Parnia practices resuscitation medicine. In other words, he helps bring people back from the dead -- and some return with stories. Their tales could help save lives, and even change scientific ideas about the nature of consciousness.
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