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DARPA Wants Robots That Are 20X More Efficient, So Do We - IEEE ...

DARPA Wants Robots That Are 20X More Efficient, So Do We - IEEE ... | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
A new DARPA program looks to vastly improve the efficiency of robots.
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The New Aesthetic: Further Thoughts.

The New Aesthetic: Further Thoughts. | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
Augmented reality, cyborg anthropology, new aesthetics, coevolution technologies. ...
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The Robotic Uprising Begins At Google I/O

The Robotic Uprising Begins At Google I/O | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
The Robotic Uprising Begins At #Google I/O http://t.co/gChNwZBV #tech #technology #technology #robots #googleio...
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Google Glass Sessions teach us why we need augmented reality - SlashGear

Google Glass Sessions teach us why we need augmented reality - SlashGear | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
SlashGearGoogle Glass Sessions teach us why we need augmented realitySlashGearGoogle knows that it'll take some education before we're all wearing Google Glass headsets, and so the company has kicked off what it's called Glass Sessions:and more »...
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Augmented Reality: AnyTouch - Wired (blog)

Augmented Reality: AnyTouch - Wired (blog) | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
Augmented Reality: AnyTouchWired (blog)There's a ton of this ambient interaction going on now. Something's gonna tear loose soon. Somebody's gonna figure out they can walk into an empty garag.
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Is Augmented Reality Right for Your Brand? - Mashable

Is Augmented Reality Right for Your Brand? - Mashable | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
Is Augmented Reality Right for Your Brand?MashableWhen a client expresses interest in integrating AR in their platforms and campaigns, I walk them through my version of augmented reality 101.
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Cutting all the Cords: The Feasibility of a 100% Mobile Lifestyle

Cutting all the Cords: The Feasibility of a 100% Mobile Lifestyle | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
The cord-cutting revolution is growing. People are ditching their cables boxes in favor of streaming videos through their smartphones, tablets and services such as Roku and Apple TV. In reality though, these are not real cord cutters.
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Microsoft patent reveals detachable dual display technology

Microsoft patent reveals detachable dual display technology | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
Documentation regarding a recently published patent from Microsoft highlights a new invention for a dual display smartphone that can separate into two.
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Why Google will soon answer your questions directly - tech - 06 June 2012 - New Scientist

Why Google will soon answer your questions directly - tech - 06 June 2012 - New Scientist | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
Search engines are morphing into something new: vast brains that don't just show links, but respond directly to questions you ask in everyday language...
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QR is Dead – Long Live Augmented Reality!

QR is Dead – Long Live Augmented Reality! | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
hotel-industry.co.ukQR is Dead – Long Live Augmented Reality!hotel-industry.co.ukAugmented reality is a quickly expanding technology. Ioannis S.
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Why Twitter Is a Better Brand Platform Than Facebook

Why Twitter Is a Better Brand Platform Than Facebook | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
Twitter will endure long after intrusive advertising on social platforms, including Facebook, have failed.
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Apple CEO: Microsoft might have too much baggage for new era - The Seattle Times

Apple CEO: Microsoft might have too much baggage for new era - The Seattle Times | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
New York TimesApple CEO: Microsoft might have too much baggage for new eraThe Seattle TimesIt may seem obvious that tablets and PCs are different, but I'd argue that most people aren't so sure.
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Docking smartphones will be a key part of future, say IT pros ...

Docking smartphones will be a key part of future, say IT pros ... | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
The convergence of PCs and smartphones is destined to have a major impact on the enterprise, according to TechRepublic's skeptical audience of I.
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What Went Wrong with Kinect?

What Went Wrong with Kinect? | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
Digital Foundry looks at the highs and lows of Microsoft's controller-free gaming platform and considers the future of a next-gen Kinect.
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5 Key Features to Expect in Future Smartphones

5 Key Features to Expect in Future Smartphones | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
As the name suggests, smartphones possess smarter capabilities than mobile phones, providing then additional, now essential functions like web browsing, multimedia entertainment, games etc – much like mini-computers, only small enough to fit in...
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Disruptions: Next Step for Technology Is Becoming the Background

Disruptions: Next Step for Technology Is Becoming the Background | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
From the printing press to the Google glasses, the earliest lumbering efforts in technology morph over time into streamlined, unnoticed tools of daily life, writes Nick Bilton.
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Russian CEO to fund robot revolution - San Francisco Chronicle

Russian CEO to fund robot revolution - San Francisco Chronicle | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
The AtlanticRussian CEO to fund robot revolutionSan Francisco ChronicleDmitry Grishin, the chief executive of Russian e-mail and social-networking giant Mail.ru, has an elaborate wedding fantasy.
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Designing the extended human

Designing the extended human | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
What is the role of design in the sciences? My belief is that design and science must intersect in order to create social value from technological advances.
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Nano Patents and Innovations: Un-Cage The Robot: New Algorithm ...

Nano Patents and Innovations: Un-Cage The Robot: New Algorithm ... | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
In today's manufacturing plants, the division of labor between humans and robots is quite clear: Large, automated robots are typically cordoned off in metal cages, manipulating heavy machinery and performing repetitive tasks ...
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TED Blog | The augmented reality of techno-magic: Marco Tempest on TED.com

TED Blog | The augmented reality of techno-magic: Marco Tempest on TED.com | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
TED is a small nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading -- through TED.com, our annual conferences, the annual TED Prize and local TEDx events.
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Tactus Technology prototype Android tablet shows off shapeshifting screen at ...

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UbergizmoTactus Technology prototype Android tablet shows off shapeshifting screen at ...EngadgetGood thing, then, that companies like Tactus Technology are working on a scifi-seeming haptic solution that should catapult the wireless industry into...
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10 Jobs that Won't Be Taken By Robots…Yet - The Fiscal Times

10 Jobs that Won't Be Taken By Robots…Yet - The Fiscal Times | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
The Fiscal Times10 Jobs that Won't Be Taken By Robots…YetThe Fiscal TimesWe're already starting to self-checkout at the grocery store, put in our own orders at McDonald's—and watch robots make our sushi.
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DARPA funds 100 Year Starship to develop human interstellar flight capabilities

DARPA funds 100 Year Starship to develop human interstellar flight capabilities | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
Voyager 1, which is now in the outermost layer of the heliosphere that forms the boundary between the Solar System and interstellar space, is set to be the first man-made object to leave the Solar System.
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Smartphone use reflects personality: study - Ninemsn

Smartphone use reflects personality: study - Ninemsn | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
Smartphone use reflects personality: studyNinemsnWhether it's organising a calendar, keeping up with friends or checking a work email after hours, many Australians just can't get by without their smartphone.
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Real cost of the smartphone revolution - The Guardian

Real cost of the smartphone revolution - The Guardian | The Futurecratic Scoop | Scoop.it
The GuardianReal cost of the smartphone revolutionThe GuardianSecond, smartphones currently account for less than a fifth of all the mobile phones in the world – which means that the market for internet-enabled phones has a lot of room for further...
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