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True New Age: Self-Evolving Technology - SERIOUS WONDER

True New Age: Self-Evolving Technology - SERIOUS WONDER | leapmind | Scoop.it
In the near future, 4-D printing may make self-evolving technology a reality. This article looks at some of the ways that technology might be utilized.
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End of aging within reach, experts say

End of aging within reach, experts say | leapmind | Scoop.it
Anti-aging activist Aubrey de Grey has identified medical advances that will eliminate much of the wear and tear our bodies suffer, as we grow old.
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Citrus growers import wasp to fight disease threatening groves

Citrus growers import wasp to fight disease threatening groves | leapmind | Scoop.it
California citrus farmers import a parasitic wasp from Pakistan to battle citrus greening, a disease threatening their groves.
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Computer-Brain Interfaces Making Big Leaps

Computer-Brain Interfaces Making Big Leaps | leapmind | Scoop.it
We might not be far away from a day when scientists can use computer-manipulation of the mind for a host of different things.
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Can An Algorithm Be Empathetic? UK Startup EI Technologies Is Building Software That’s Sensitive To Tone Of Voice | TechCrunch

Can An Algorithm Be Empathetic? UK Startup EI Technologies Is Building Software That’s Sensitive To Tone Of Voice | TechCrunch | leapmind | Scoop.it
Don’t give up hope of being able to mock your future robot butler with a sassy response.
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A chef's plea to disrupt the antiquated food supply chain

A chef's plea to disrupt the antiquated food supply chain | leapmind | Scoop.it
For all the advances to come from the digital age, restaurant businesses are stuck in costly conventions of last century. A techie chef says the industry is ripe for change.
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Anti-Technology Terrorism: An Upcoming Global Threat?

Anti-Technology Terrorism: An Upcoming Global Threat? | leapmind | Scoop.it
We are only just starting to discover what our upcoming technologies will be capable of, and already, through fear of possible future threats, bombs are being...
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Space cadets in Washington for one-way ticket to Mars

Space cadets in Washington for one-way ticket to Mars | leapmind | Scoop.it
Around 40 volunteers from thousands who applied for a one-way ticket to Mars gathered in the US capital Saturday to hear from the man behind plans to colonize the Red Planet.
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Major breakthrough brings regenerative medicines closer to reality

Major breakthrough brings regenerative medicines closer to reality | leapmind | Scoop.it
Washington, August 1 (ANI): Scientists have developed a model that is capable of making predictions from which differentiated cells - for instance skin cells - can be changed into completely different cell types - like nerve cells.
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How To Control Your Dreams

Lucid dreaming is a dream where you're in control. Want to win the lottery, fly faster than Superman-- done and done! Anthony is a lucid dreamer himself and ...
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'Soft' approach leads to revolutionary energy storage

'Soft' approach leads to revolutionary energy storage | leapmind | Scoop.it
Monash University researchers have brought next generation energy storage closer with an engineering first - a graphene-based device that is compact, yet lasts as long as a conventional battery.
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Eric Schmidt: Turing Test Passed in next 5 Years

Eric Schmidt: Turing Test Passed in next 5 Years | leapmind | Scoop.it
Eric Schmidt sat down recently for the Hurst Lecture Series to discuss the future of technology and its effect on politics and the economy. During the discussion Schmidt touched on several issues ...
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Designing the World's First Floating City

Designing the World's First Floating City | leapmind | Scoop.it
We are engineering a seastead – a floating city – for pioneers who wish to demonstrate new ways of living together
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Caltech | Pushing Microscopy Beyond Standard Limits

Caltech | Pushing Microscopy Beyond Standard Limits | leapmind | Scoop.it
Engineers at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have devised a method to convert a relatively inexpensive conventional microscope into a billion-pixel imaging system that significantly outperforms the best available standard microscope.
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Freeman Dyson - Noah's Ark Eggs and Warm-Blooded Plants

Starship Century is a symposium coordinated by the new Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imagination in collaboration with Gregory and James Benford, present...
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The worst part about all the government surveillance isn't the snooping, it's the secrecy

The worst part about all the government surveillance isn't the snooping, it's the secrecy | leapmind | Scoop.it
A journalist who thought the FBI raided her house because they saw her Google searches turned out to be wrong, but the incident highlights the lack of trust and culture of paranoia that NSA surveillance has created.
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You Should Be Afraid of Artificial Intelligence

You Should Be Afraid of Artificial Intelligence | leapmind | Scoop.it
How we can ensure humans will be able to control AI once it achieves human-level intelligence? We have to start NOW.
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The Inside Story of the Moto X: The Reason Google Bought Motorola | Gadget Lab | Wired.com

The Inside Story of the Moto X: The Reason Google Bought Motorola | Gadget Lab | Wired.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
Two years ago, Google announced its purchase of Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion, a purchase that seemed baffling. What was Google thinking? Now that we've seen the Moto X, that question has been answered.
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DARPA to Genetically Engineer Humans by Adding a 47th Chromosome

DARPA to Genetically Engineer Humans by Adding a 47th Chromosome | leapmind | Scoop.it
We’re no molecular biologists over here, but have you ever seen the sci-fi flick Gattaca? In that 1997 film, society is structured around eugenics as people are bioengineered to be ‘perfect specime...
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Networked Cars Are Coming, But Their Hacks Are Already Here - D-brief

Networked Cars Are Coming, But Their Hacks Are Already Here - D-brief | leapmind | Scoop.it
"Connected-vehicle technology," would make use of a car's onboard computers to send information to other cars. But networked cars are vulnerable to hacks.
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Review: Motorola’s Moto X Smartphone | MIT Technology Review

Review: Motorola’s Moto X Smartphone | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
The Moto X lowers the emphasis on manual control in favor of always-on sensors built to respond to speech, gestures, and context.
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