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Artificial Intelligence for Doctors -- The Medical Tricorder Could be Here Soon?

Neil Jacobstein, Co-Chair of A.I. and Robotics, Singularity University, discusses the implications of introducing physician's assistant AI mobile devices as ...
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New Microscopes at NIH Reveal Live, Developing Cells in Unprecedented 3-D Clarity | National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering

New Microscopes at NIH Reveal Live, Developing Cells in Unprecedented 3-D Clarity | National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering | leapmind | Scoop.it
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For drought-plagued farmers: a gel that can suck up 250 times its weight in water

For drought-plagued farmers: a gel that can suck up 250 times its weight in water | leapmind | Scoop.it
A California startup has made its way into commercializing its super absorbent polymer that can store and release water in soil to cut water wastes and increase crop yield.
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38% of Children Under 2 Use Mobile Media, Study Says

38% of Children Under 2 Use Mobile Media, Study Says | leapmind | Scoop.it
In two years, tablet and smartphone use among children under 2 has tripled. In 2011, 10% of children used mobile media, while 38% in 2013 have.
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The Artificial Womb Is Born And The World of the Matrix begins | Science and Technology

The Artificial Womb Is Born And The World of the Matrix begins | Science and Technology | leapmind | Scoop.it
The Artificial Womb Is Born ”One by one the eggs were transferred from their test-tubes to the larger containers; deftly the peritoneal lining was slit, the morula dropped into place, the saline solution poured .
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20,000 lbs of Fish + 70,000 Vegetables per 1/4 Acre ... Portable Farms Aquaponics

1,000% more productive than conventional gardening & farming. The most robust, most scalable Aquaponics system in the world is the Portable Farms™ Aquaponics...
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Making Robots More Like Us

Making Robots More Like Us | leapmind | Scoop.it
In a shift away from robots made to perform in factories, designers are putting the “human” into humanoids so that they can safely interact in public.
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Automated future – get used to being served by machines | Impact Lab

Automated future – get used to being served by machines | Impact Lab | leapmind | Scoop.it
Industry analysts say humans are disappearing from retail establishments, replaced by kiosks. It all started in a chain of supermarkets when one section of
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Three trends that will create demand for an Unconditional Basic Income

Three trends that will create demand for an Unconditional Basic Income | leapmind | Scoop.it
The digitization of our economy will bring with it a new generation of radical economic ideologies, of which Bitcoin is arguably the first. For those with assets, technological savvy, and a sense ...
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What If Google Made WiFi Routers? | Cult of Android

What If Google Made WiFi Routers? | Cult of Android | leapmind | Scoop.it
One of the great things about Google is that their goal is to get people to use the Internet more. And the only way to do that is to make the Intern
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33rd Square | AI System Breaks CATCHA Turing Test

33rd Square | AI System Breaks CATCHA Turing Test | leapmind | Scoop.it
Artificial intelligence startup, Vicarious claims its AI algorithms achieve success rates up to 90% on modern CAPTCHAs, a test frequently used to test an entity's "human-ness."
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Scientists discover 11 new Alzheimer's risk genes

Scientists discover 11 new Alzheimer's risk genes | leapmind | Scoop.it
Large breakthrough international study pooling data from over 74,000 people identifies 11 previously unknown susceptibility genes for Alzheimer's disease, bringing the total to 21.
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Neurocam turns your iPhone into a wearable camera that only records what interests you (video) - Neurogadget.com

Neurocam turns your iPhone into a wearable camera that only records what interests you (video) - Neurogadget.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
resented at last week's Japan's Human Sensing 2013 conference, the Neurocam system uses an iPhone to take hands-free videos and pictures of the things a user is looking at, depending on the level of interest that the user has for the observed scene...
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Model virus structure shows why there's no cure for common cold

Model virus structure shows why there's no cure for common cold | leapmind | Scoop.it
In a pair of landmark studies that exploit the genetic sequencing of the 'missing link' cold virus, rhinovirus C, scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have constructed a three-dimensional model of the pathogen that shows why there is...
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But which one is ME? Letting go of our mono-being identity orientation: Poly-beings, here we come!

But which one is ME? Letting go of our mono-being identity orientation: Poly-beings, here we come! | leapmind | Scoop.it
Audience for this essay: You can save yourself from wasting some of your finite and far too short lifespan by totally ignoring this essay if you fall into any of the following three categories: Now...
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Genome hacker uncovers largest-ever family tree

Genome hacker uncovers largest-ever family tree | leapmind | Scoop.it
Gigantic genealogy linking 13 million people sheds light on how genes influence complex traits.
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Building Cars Out of Batteries Isn’t as Crazy as It Sounds | MIT Technology Review

Building Cars Out of Batteries Isn’t as Crazy as It Sounds | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
Volvo, Tesla, and dozens of researchers are using creative battery designs to make electric vehicles lighter.
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If Google Glass could do this, it would start a revolution

If Google Glass could do this, it would start a revolution | leapmind | Scoop.it
Taiwan's ITRI has a floating augmented-reality touch-screen system that would improve upon 'Minority Report' technology, and it's ready to license it. Read this article by Eric Mack on CNET.
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Researchers develop cheaper, longer-lasting futuristic copper foam batteries | Impact Lab

Researchers develop cheaper, longer-lasting futuristic copper foam batteries | Impact Lab | leapmind | Scoop.it
Prieto Battery's copper foam. Power plants, wind farms, and smartphones all suffer from the same basic ailment -- they lack cheap, reliable, long-life
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Out in the Open: Palm Pilot Inventor Wants to Open Source the Human Brain | Wired Enterprise | Wired.com

Out in the Open: Palm Pilot Inventor Wants to Open Source the Human Brain | Wired Enterprise | Wired.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
Computer scientist and entrepreneur Jeff Hawkins -- best known as the inventor of the Palm Pilot -- has a unified theory of the brain's inner workings and has created algorithms for applying this theory to computer science.
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Better protein creation may be secret of longevity for the world's longest-living rodent

Better protein creation may be secret of longevity for the world's longest-living rodent | leapmind | Scoop.it
Biologists at the University of Rochester conclude that a better protein-making process helps naked mole rats live long, healthy lives.
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Watching me watching you (and liking it): surveillance isn’t all bad | Machines Like Us

Watching me watching you (and liking it): surveillance isn’t all bad | Machines Like Us | leapmind | Scoop.it
Over the past year or so, surveillance issues have become more visible to the public, especially forms of what Australian computer scientist Roger Clarke calls “dataveillance," or the systematic collection and analysis o...
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Google's mysterious barges: Floating data centers or Glass stores?

Google's mysterious barges: Floating data centers or Glass stores? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Who is behind the mysterious By And Large LLC? Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) is said to be building a series of floating data centers. One is in the San Francisco bay, another's in Portland.
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Company Builds a Face-Scanning Emotion Detector, Seeks Important Uses for It | MIT Technology Review

Company Builds a Face-Scanning Emotion Detector, Seeks Important Uses for It | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
A technology for reading emotions on faces can help companies sell candy bars. Now its creators want to see whether it can take on bigger problems in areas including education.
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