Tagged: future

Artificial Intelligence: mankind’s last invention

The idea of technological singularity, and what it would mean if ordinary human intelligence were enhanced or overtaken by artificial intelligence. The idea that human history is approaching a “singularity”—that ordinary humans will someday...

The future of internet search (imagined in 1995)

David Hoffman made this video for AT&T Bell Labs in the early 1990s. It is pre World Wide Web but very forward thinking. AT&T never actually offer this to the public as things were moving...

Future predictions for 2017-2045

Dr Robert Goldman, Co-Founder & Chairman-World Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, weighs in with his latest set of predictions for health and technology. It is estimated that the doubling time of medical knowledge in 1950...

The very far future of the Universe

Future of humanity Years from now Event 10,000 Most probable estimated lifespan of technological civilization, according to Frank Drake‘s original formulation of the Drake equation. 10,000 If globalization trends lead to panmixia, human genetic...

1984 and the modern state of surveillance

Metaflix takes a look at George Orwell’s dystopian masterpiece ‘1984‘ and how modern surveillance has gone far beyond even his most frightening predictions. Zero Days is a documentary focused on Stuxnet, a piece of self-replicating computer...

Introducing Handle

Handle is a research robot that stands 2 m tall, travels at 14 kmh and jumps 120 cm vertically. ​It uses electric power to operate both electric and hydraulic actuators, with a range of about 24...

Early 2016 future predictions

In 1998, Kodak had 170,000 employees and sold 85% of all photo paper worldwide. Within just a few years, their business model disappeared and they went bankrupt. What happened to Kodak will happen in...

Skynet is already here

Bow to your future Masters. They’ll crush your like insects. Boston Dynamics is wholly owned subsidiary of Google, Inc. They began as a spin-off from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where National Academy of Engineering...

Hyper-Reality

Better get used to it… Hyper-Reality presents a provocative and kaleidoscopic new vision of the future, where physical and virtual realities have merged, and the city is saturated in media. .