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The virtual afterlife will transform humanity – Michael Graziano | Aeon Essays

The virtual afterlife will transform humanity – Michael Graziano | Aeon Essays | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
The question is not whether we can upload our brains onto a computer, but what will become of us when we do
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The Future Of Mapping, According To The Creators Of Google Earth

The Future Of Mapping, According To The Creators Of Google Earth | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
John Hanke and Brian McClendon think mapping is vital to self-driving cars and augmented reality.
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Music is in your brain and your body and your life – Elizabeth Hellmuth Margulis | Aeon Essays

Music is in your brain and your body and your life – Elizabeth Hellmuth Margulis | Aeon Essays | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
We never just hear music. Our experience of it is saturated in cultural expectations, personal memory and the need to move
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Ancient Maps Are Mirrors for the Ancient Psyche | JSTOR Daily

Ancient Maps Are Mirrors for the Ancient Psyche | JSTOR Daily | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
The Book of Curiosities of the Sciences, and Marvels for the Eyes, an eleventh-century Arabic geography, is still a wonder.
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Rugby and the rainbow nation: can 2023 World Cup heal South Africa's wounds?

Rugby and the rainbow nation: can 2023 World Cup heal South Africa's wounds? | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
The Springboks are not the competitive force they were but as they begin their autumn internationals in Dublin on Saturday there is new hope of resolving the issues that have haunted them since their return to world rugby 25 years ago
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They know the risks and still they come: why young Africans chase the European dream

They know the risks and still they come: why young Africans chase the European dream | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
The journey from the Gambia is full of hardship and often ends in death, but many people in Africa’s smallest country see no alternative
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Love in the Time of Tinder - Anna Machin

Love in the Time of Tinder - Anna Machin | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
Happy Birthday Tinder! Five years old this September and still, apparently, going strong. It is very true to say that in the short-term Tinder has changed the way we date. Rather than limiting ourselves to the few tens of eligible people we may know in our town, at work or through our friends th
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Una plataforma en la que alojar la inteligencia colectiva de tu empresa

Una plataforma en la que alojar la inteligencia colectiva de tu empresa | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
Zapiens es una startup asturiana que ayuda a los empleados a formarse mediante un sistema de preguntas y respuestas.
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How economics became a religion | John Rapley

How economics became a religion | John Rapley | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
The long read: Its moral code promises salvation, its high priests uphold their orthodoxy. But perhaps too many of its doctrines are taken on faith
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Are robots taking over the world's finance jobs?

Are robots taking over the world's finance jobs? | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
Banks are relying more and more on robots that perform financial services.
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A robot revolution might be coming but don’t believe the doomsday media

A robot revolution might be coming but don’t believe the doomsday media | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
From apocalypses to zombie coups, humans adore doomsday tales, and it’s not completely clear why. While fiction is fine, reality is of course much better, so if anyone who’s even remotely credible can make a strong case for the end of the world being nigh – ideally based on “hard” data that conveniently backs up that thesis – then we’ll gobble it up in a flash. The media is perhaps guiltiest of all.
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Empathy depends on a cool head as much as a warm heart – Maria Konnikova | Aeon Essays

Empathy depends on a cool head as much as a warm heart – Maria Konnikova | Aeon Essays | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
Sherlock was right – new research shows that seeing through another's eyes takes a detached mind not just a warm heart
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Robot revolution: The economics of automation

Robot revolution: The economics of automation | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
Mauricio Armellini and Tim Pike explore the potential consquences of artificial intelligence on the economy.
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Tech bosses limit their kids’ time on smartphones: why shouldn’t we? | Jean Twenge

Tech bosses limit their kids’ time on smartphones: why shouldn’t we? | Jean Twenge | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
Parents focus on harmful content, but limiting the time teenagers spend on mobile phones is imperative, writes author and academic Jean Twenge
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Between Sinew and Spirit: Are You a Body with a Mind or a Mind with a Body?

Between Sinew and Spirit: Are You a Body with a Mind or a Mind with a Body? | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
An animated journey to the center of the self.
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I'm a pacifist, so why don't I support the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots?

I'm a pacifist, so why don't I support the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots? | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
A new campaign has called for the UN to ban autonomous weapons. But a ban is not the solution – neither is inflaming the public with visions of a dystopian future
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How colonial violence came home: the ugly truth of the first world war

How colonial violence came home: the ugly truth of the first world war | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
The long read: There is a notion that the Great War was a shocking rupture in civilisation that tore a peaceful world apart. But for millions who had long been living under imperialist rule, terror and degradation were not new
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Quantifying The Driverless Startup Boom - Crunchbase News

Quantifying The Driverless Startup Boom - Crunchbase News | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
In an effort to put the deal-making in autonomous cars in perspective, Crunchbase News has aggregated some of the metrics for startup investment in the space.
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Bernie Sanders warns of 'international oligarchy' after Paradise Papers leak

Bernie Sanders warns of 'international oligarchy' after Paradise Papers leak | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
US senator warned that leak of documents exposing offshore tax havens show ‘rapid movement’ toward a group of billionaires controlling the global economy
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The tech giants operate like cars without brakes. They must be reined in | Simon Jenkins

The tech giants operate like cars without brakes. They must be reined in | Simon Jenkins | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
We pay too high a price for the internet’s wonders. The state has to introduce far tougher regulation, writes Guardian columnist Simon Jenkins
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VCs Back Neuro-Startups That Go After Your Brain - Crunchbase News

Artificial intelligence gets all the buzz in startup circles these days. But VCs are also pouring capital into the original AI prototype: the human brain. Overall, VCs have invested more than $600 million since last year into companies working on devices and therapies utilizing some form of brain-computer interface, neurostimulation, or implantable devices. Follo
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'Fontgate': Microsoft, Wikipedia and the scandal threatening the Pakistani PM

'Fontgate': Microsoft, Wikipedia and the scandal threatening the Pakistani PM | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
Court finds Nawaz Sharif’s daughter in 2006 disclosed link to firm named in Panama Papers, but disclosure was typed in font not available until 2007
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A fallacy that will hinder advances in artificial intelligence

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Forget far-right populism – crypto-anarchists are the new masters

Forget far-right populism – crypto-anarchists are the new masters | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
More worrying than the internet’s role in the rise of far-right populism is the digital tsunami poised to engulf us: AI and and ‘crypto-anarchists’ are radically restructuring life – and politics – as we know it
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Jürgen Schmidhuber on the robot future​: ‘They will pay as much attention to us as we do to ants'

Jürgen Schmidhuber on the robot future​: ‘They will pay as much attention to us as we do to ants' | Ciência Cognitiva | Scoop.it
The German computer scientist says artificial intelligence will surpass humans’ in 2050, enabling robots to have fun, fall in love – and colonise the galaxy
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