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The way things will be. The way things should be. A look in the future.
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(35) Festo – BionicCobot (English) - YouTube

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Cobots - Co-working Robots. The helping hand of the future!
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(12) Intel | Experience the Team in Flight at PyeongChang 2018 - YouTube

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1200+ drones giving a different dimension in open air projections and animatics. Amazing.
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N2 (Silver White)

N2 (Silver White) | Things to come | Scoop.it
Designed to write Neo smartpen N2 is designed to write like a conventional pen. Every detail focuses on delivering a seamless transition from your previous expe
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FDA clears AliveCor’s Kardiaband as the first medical device accessory for the Apple Watch

FDA clears AliveCor’s Kardiaband as the first medical device accessory for the Apple Watch | Things to come | Scoop.it
The Food and Drug Administration has just cleared AliveCor's Kardiaband EKG reader as the first medical device accessory for the Apple Watch. Europe has been..
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New Enzyme Rewrites the Genome

New Enzyme Rewrites the Genome | Things to come | Scoop.it
A new type of DNA editing enzyme, developed in HHMI Investigator David Liu’s lab, lets scientists directly and permanently change single base pairs of DNA from A•T to G•C. The process could one day enable precise DNA surgery to correct mutations that cause human diseases.
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Interview with Michael Miller author of The Internet of Things: How Smart TVs, Smart Cars, Smart Homes, and Smart Cities Are Changing the World - ReadWrite

Interview with Michael Miller author of The Internet of Things: How Smart TVs, Smart Cars, Smart Homes, and Smart Cities Are Changing the World - ReadWrite | Things to come | Scoop.it
Seasoned technology writer Michael Miller spoke to ReadWrite about his latest book THE INTERNET OF THINGS.
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Mobile is eating the world by Benedict Evans

Mobile is eating the world by Benedict Evans | Things to come | Scoop.it
Mobile is eating the world, December 2016
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Evolution of information technology and the mobile universe in one juicy presentation.
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Google’s Project Soli mobile radar input tech can now identify objects

Google’s Project Soli mobile radar input tech can now identify objects | Things to come | Scoop.it
If you don't recall Google's Project Soli, you're forgiven – the project was unveiled at Google I/O in 2015, and while potentially very cool, we haven't..
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A small device that can fit in a mobile phone and can detect and identify objects.
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With CRISPR, scientists correct genetic mutation that causes sickle cell disease

With CRISPR, scientists correct genetic mutation that causes sickle cell disease | Things to come | Scoop.it
Researchers used the CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing system to correct the sickle cell mutation in patient blood stem cells. When those cells were given to mice, they engrafted for up to four months.
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Introducing Project Bloks

Project Bloks is a research project with the aim of creating an open hardware platform to help developers, designers, and researchers build the nex
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Meet Doliio

Doliio is your new autonomous self-agent (ASA) and it’s here to help you give the people you care about thee attention they deserve. As a best-in class ASA
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IBM raises its blockchain game with secure cloud services and Docker integration

IBM raises its blockchain game with secure cloud services and Docker integration | Things to come | Scoop.it
Bitcoin may still be the most famous application of blockchain technology, but the distributed, encrypted database architecture is now being applied to a..
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Father.IO

Father.IO is the world's first real-life, massive multiplayer, first person shooter. Experience the adrenaline, tactics and strategies of gaming in your ever...
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Forecasts of genetic fate just got a lot more accurate

Forecasts of genetic fate just got a lot more accurate | Things to come | Scoop.it
a new way to guess your chance of serious disease from your DNA. Any drawbacks? You bet. The technology could lead to a society where people get genetic grades at birth.
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A new way to guess your chance of serious disease from your DNA. Any drawbacks? You bet. The technology could lead to a society where people get genetic grades at birth. Also it could cultivate fatalism in personalities by overemphasizing "personal limits" based on gene specifications.
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(9) Better Images of Cities Than From Satellites? It's Called LIDAR | National Geographic - YouTube

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Amazon Go, a high-tech version of a 7-Eleven, will finally open on Monday — with no checkout lines and no cashiers

Amazon Go, a high-tech version of a 7-Eleven, will finally open on Monday — with no checkout lines and no cashiers | Things to come | Scoop.it
Amazon Go allows customers to grab items and just walk out without stopping to pay.
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Surveillance and automation will replace human service in Amazoin Go super market.
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Drone Race: Human Versus Artificial Intelligence

Drone Race: Human Versus Artificial Intelligence | Things to come | Scoop.it
Artificial intelligence could soon match the skills of professional drone pilots.
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They do not get tired, they can teach each other without limitations. AI autonomous drones are closer than we think. And is just a matter of short time before they are faster and more effective than those piloted by humans. I hope their use will be limited to peaceful projects assisting humans. But I am not that optimistic...
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Perspectives: Food Shopping Gets Even More Convenient

Perspectives: Food Shopping Gets Even More Convenient | Things to come | Scoop.it
While unexpected by many, the Amazon-Whole Foods linkage highlights just how profoundly consumer expectations are changing with regard to food and beverage shopping—and will continue to do so moving forward.
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NASA, UCI Reveal New Details of Greenland Ice Loss

NASA, UCI Reveal New Details of Greenland Ice Loss | Things to come | Scoop.it
Data from NASA's Oceans Melting Greenland campaign are dramatically increasing our knowledge of how the ocean is melting Greenland's ice sheet.
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NASA, UCI Reveal New Details of Greenland Ice Loss
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Phantom 4 Pro - Professional aerial filmmaking made easy

Phantom 4 Pro - Professional aerial filmmaking made easy | Things to come | Scoop.it
Equipped with a 1-inch sensor, the Phantom 4 Pro camera shoots video at up to 4K 60fps and 20-megapixel stills. It has 4 directions of obstacle avoidance, a 30-minute flight time, and 4.1mi (7km) transmission range.
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Simply amazing! All this technology in this state of the art drone.
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WTF is CRISPR?

WTF is CRISPR? | Things to come | Scoop.it
Say you've inherited a rare genetic mutation that guarantees you'll get a certain form of cancer by the time you reach 50 years of age. And that this is most..
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CRISPR is the equivelant of MS Word for gene editing. But how far can we go into this "playing God" path?
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Self-Driving Cars: Will the Dogs Eat the Dog Food? | naked capitalism

Self-Driving Cars: Will the Dogs Eat the Dog Food? | naked capitalism | Things to come | Scoop.it
Ethical problems inherent in programming self-driving cars could make them hard to market.
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Embedding morality in autonomous machines has been and will always be one of the greatest debates and tasks...
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The Future of Driverless Cars

Autonomous vehicles have made significant progress in the last decade and should be available to buy very soon. In this TDC mini-doc, we look at the histor
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Blogging cells tell their stories using CRISPR gene editing

Blogging cells tell their stories using CRISPR gene editing | Things to come | Scoop.it
Engineered cells can use gene editing to monitor your health - a potentially revolutionary technique that could allow us to spy on infections and cancer
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Microsoft HoloLens: Actiongram

Actiongram delivers an eclectic mix of holograms that enables new forms of storytelling. Stage your own video creations by moving, resizing, rotating, an
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