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The 5 Greatest Open-Source Technologies of 2012

The 5 Greatest Open-Source Technologies of 2012 | leapmind | Scoop.it
These five technologies have transformed their industries, championed change and empowered countless individuals and companies with their innovative solutions.
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Google Cranks Green Dial in Building Endless Server Farm | Wired Enterprise | Wired.com

Google Cranks Green Dial in Building Endless Server Farm | Wired Enterprise | Wired.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
Urs Hölzle , Dean Garfield, and Steven Levy at Google Thursday. Photo: Google/Daniel Gaines MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA -- Google opened its first data c
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Imagine No Countries: The Singularity and Politics | 60 Second Reads | Big Think

Imagine No Countries: The Singularity and Politics  | 60 Second Reads | Big Think | leapmind | Scoop.it
We live in one unified world.
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Automated systems: incredible world will soon be ours to enjoy

Automated systems: incredible world will soon be ours to enjoy | leapmind | Scoop.it
You enter the supermarket, grab an electronic cart that recognizes you from your touch, toss in some bags and begin shopping.
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Eric Schmidt on the New Digital Age

http://www.intelligencesquared.com/events/eric-schmidt-new-digital-age/ Eric Schmidt is one of the leading visionaries of our time. He has taken Google from ...
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Geneticists push for global data-sharing

Geneticists push for global data-sharing | leapmind | Scoop.it
International organization aims to promote exchange and linking of DNA sequences and clinical information.
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How to Build a Brain: Chris Eliasmith at TEDxWaterloo 2013

He's the creator of "Spaun" the world's largest brain simulation. Can he really make headway into mimicking the human brain? Chris Eliasmith has cognitive fl...
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3D scanning with the Smithsonian's laser cowboys (video)

3D scanning with the Smithsonian's laser cowboys (video) | leapmind | Scoop.it
\"We're not scanning every object in the collection,\" Adam Metallo tells me, offering up the information almost as soon as we set foot in the
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Anti-cocaine vaccine to be tested on humans — RT USA

Anti-cocaine vaccine to be tested on humans — RT USA | leapmind | Scoop.it
Cocaine addicts may soon have a ‘cure’ for their unhealthy dependence: researchers have successfully created a vaccine that prevents cocaine particles from reaching the brain and inducing feelings of euphoria, thereby helping users break their...
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GM Foods Grow Up - IEEE Spectrum

GM Foods Grow Up - IEEE Spectrum | leapmind | Scoop.it
With help from robots and new genetic tricks, farmers could feed the planet while dodging the controversy
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Graphene Paint to Power our Homes?

Graphene Paint to Power our Homes? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Scientists from the University of Manchester have discovered a material which combines graphene, a one-atom thick layer of graphite, with the transition metal dichalcogenides.
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James Somers – Web developer money

James Somers – Web developer money | leapmind | Scoop.it
In today’s world, web developers have it all: money, perks, freedom, respect. But is there value in what we do?
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Why does everyone have to work?

The universal basic income A podcast by Steven Sumpter His blog post: http://tinyurl.com/ktt3wvg Source of audio: http://tinyurl.com/mp3yhl7
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Alzheimer's, schizophrenia, autism now have new research tool: Mature brain cells derived from skin cells

Alzheimer's, schizophrenia, autism now have new research tool: Mature brain cells derived from skin cells | leapmind | Scoop.it
Difficult-to-study diseases such as Alzheimer's, schizophrenia, and autism now can be probed more safely and effectively thanks to an innovative new method for obtaining mature brain cells called neurons from reprogrammed skin cells.
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Revelations Give Look at Spy Agency’s Wider Reach

Revelations Give Look at Spy Agency’s Wider Reach | leapmind | Scoop.it
A revolution in software technology has transformed the National Security Agency by providing automated and instantaneous analysis of volumes of digital information.
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AI and Humans

AI and Humans | leapmind | Scoop.it
Main Line Macintosh Users Group Website. featuring online Newsletter, Member Directory, Shareware Library, MacLinks, Directions to our Meetings, every Second Saturday at 9AM in Paoli, PA
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Next Big Future: DNA synthesis that is 30 times cheaper, industrially scalable and with fewer errors will help unleash the commercialization of DNA Nanotechnology

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Scaling Up Solar Power May Demand Updated Electric Grid

Scaling Up Solar Power May Demand Updated Electric Grid | leapmind | Scoop.it
Harnessing sun’s energy presents challenges to existing power networks.
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The Luddite secret: Immortality through reverse Singularity

The Luddite secret: Immortality through reverse Singularity | leapmind | Scoop.it
The Meet-me-halfway route to Immortality: One of the biggest challenges in creating AGI (Artificial General Intelligence) is, the fact that the human brain and mind is too complex to simulate.
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Google Increases Renewable Energy Investment - DailyFinance

Google Increases Renewable Energy Investment - DailyFinance | leapmind | Scoop.it
My brother is one of the lucky individuals beta-testing the new Google product Google Glass. I think they look a little ridiculous (even if they
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What people miss about the convenience of electric cars

What people miss about the convenience of electric cars | leapmind | Scoop.it
Our pick of the week’s science and tech stories, including fast-food jargon, the unintended effects of mobile money and a new way of thinking about Google.
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A clever Human-Robot-Interaction leads into the next robotic evolution - London Global Laboratories

A clever Human-Robot-Interaction leads into the next robotic evolution - London Global Laboratories | leapmind | Scoop.it
'The Killer Application for Robotics Is Communication' - A Clever Human-Robot-Interaction drives the needle for future robotics.
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Is Price-Performance the Wrong Measure for a Coming Intelligence-Explosion?

Is Price-Performance the Wrong Measure for a Coming Intelligence-Explosion? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Most thinkers speculating on the coming of an intelligence explosion (whether via AGI or uploading), such as Ray Kurzweil [1] and Hans Moravec [2], typically use computational price performance as the best measure for an impending intelligence...
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You're Being Monitored All the Time — Deal With It

You're Being Monitored All the Time — Deal With It | leapmind | Scoop.it
The most surprising thing to me about this week’s revelations about the NSA wiretapping calls on Verizon and the agency’s PRISM program is that people are surprised. The NSA has...
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