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WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- Swupnil Sahai writes that he’s developed Swing, “the best app for tracking all of your tennis stats, and maybe well expand to other sports in the future.” According to Swupnil, the app runs on Apple Watch making predicti
(London) The Black Book(so-called in reference toan earlier Zero State release) is the first media release fromArray Consultingand the re-launchedZero State Media. FREE DOWNLOAD:Abridged version of Social Futurism and the Zero State (AKA The Black Bo
— the story — Modern investment: fostering projects created by women. The Helm is a new financial investment fund — plus a support community — helping start-ups founded by women. Female entrepreneurs get less h
A fleet of autonomous, AI-powered submarines is headed into hotly-contested Asian waterways. The vehicles will belong to the Chinese armed forces, and their mission capabilities are likely to raise concerned eyebrows in surrounding countries. Accordi
A couple of weeks ago I did an interview on the Always Another Way Podcast. Now, let’s be clear that this was a different kind of interview I did here, so if you want to hear my views on AI, the Singularity, transhumanism and other advanced
Following up on yesterday’s post on party balancing, here’s a new article from Joe Bafumi, Bob Erikson, and Chris Wlezien giving their predictions for November: We forecast party control of the US House of Representatives after th
Since the concept of AR, the AR products on the market are also constantly evolving. AR glasses, AR games , AR in education etc.Oriori as AR products developer and early education toys developer. In addition to AR glasses and AR games, the AR in educ
Black Hole Sun: Leadership within Social Futurism The following is an adapted and expanded version of my introduction to Social Futurism and the Zero State (AKA The Black Book), exclusive to Transhumanity.net: I am a fervent proponent of Social... Co
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— the story — Modern investment — fostering projects created by women. The Helm is a new financial investment fund — plus a support community — helping start-ups founded by women. Female entrepreneurs
Imagine a map of every single star in an entire galaxy. A map so detailed that it lays out what each star looks like, what theyre made of, and how each star is connected to another through the grand physical laws of the cosmos. While we dont yet have
This weeks guest is the one-of-a-kind, ever-evolving Onyx Ashanti, a cyborg performance artist of world renown, who is as busy as anyone I know (in the words of Terence McKenna) immanentizing the Eschaton with his intensely futuristic machine interfa
The #1 bestselling author ofThe Future of the Mindtraverses the frontiers of astrophysics, artificial intelligence, and technology to offer a stunning vision of man’s future in space, from settling Mars to traveling to distant galaxies. For
Avery writes: There is a follow up paper for the paper “Evidence on the impact of sustained exposure to air pollution on life expectancy from Chinas Huai River policy [by Yuyu Chen, Avraham Ebenstein, Michael Greenstone, and Hongbin Li] whi
Bionic technology is removing physical barriers faced by disabled people while raising profound ethical questions of what it is to be human.From DIY prosthetics realized through 3D printing technology to customized AI-driven limbs, science is at the
My forthcoming paper, Disjunctive Scenarios of Catastrophic AI Risk, attempts to introduce a number of considerations to the analysis of potential risks from Artificial General Intelligence (AGI). As the paper is long and occasionally makes for somew
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Society is rife with fears about the future of AI. For some, like Richard Branson and Ray Dalio, its AIs exacerbation of the wealth gap and the looming social crisis it could bring about. For others, its privacy implications or sci-fi visions of robo
This article concludes an earlier summary of the Zero States twelve Foundation Stones, which are story-fragments, seeds of a sort, together comprising the basis of our unifying narrative. Metahouse 4: The Black Parade The Black Parade gets its name f
book title: Troublemakers deck: Silicon Valley’s coming of age. merit: By the author of the no. 1 New York Times best seller the Future of the Mind. author: by Leslie Berlin PhD year: 2018 this book on Good Reads | visit &#8212
Yuling prepared this poster summarizing our recent work on path sampling using a continuous joint distribution. The method is really cool and represents a real advance over what Xiao-Li and I were doing in our 1998 paper. It’s still gonna h
It’s been ten years now since I published my thesis that Technology is Not Enough. That ethics is a goodoperating system to help us debug not only our technology but also our society. And so it makes me very happy to find other travelers on
Across peaks of inspired productive days, I get lost inbetween valleys of foggy unfocused wandering.Some years ago, I begin recording the daily fluctuations of concrete output and work hours, which unsurprisingly maps to the Hand-Eye Dilemma that one
IEET Fellow Stefan Lorenz Sorgner explains that smart city needs upgraded humans at the Global Solutions (GS) Taipei Workshop 2018. There, his transhumanist reflections get discussed intensely by world leading politicians, scholars, and policy makers
The possibility that quantum computing could turbocharge machine learning is one of the most tantalizing applications for the emerging technology. But an 18-year-old student just put that vision in doubt after finding a classical solution to one of i
“Bryan Johnson of Braintree announces OS Fund II. OS Fund is the next generation of impact investing, supporting entrepreneurs combining science and technology (deep tech) to address problems on a global scale. VENICE, Calif.(BUSINESS WIRE)
Ever since Alfred Binet invented the first IQ test more than a century ago, we have thought of intelligence as fixed from birth and unalterable-as genetically programmed and immutable as eye color. If our IQ was 115 at the age of eighteen, it would b
Andrew and I both received a note like this from NVIDIA: We have reviewed your NVIDIA GPU Grant Request and are happy support your work with the donation of (1) Titan Xp to support your research. Thanks! In case other people are interested, NVIDA&amp
Inc Magazine called Tim O’Reillythe Oracle of Silicon Valley. Wired called him The Trend Spotter. Others have noted that the Internet was built on OReilly books. All in all, Tim O’Reilly is as perfect of a guest for my Singularity
Cross-posted from my blog.Epistemic status: Probably discussed to death in multiple places, but people still make this mistake all the time. I am not well versed in UDT, but it seems along the same lines. Or maybe I am reinventing some aspects of Gam
Lexposition en cours au Grand Palais nous permet de nous pencher sur les mutations de lart permises par la robotique et lintelligence artificielle.https://ieet.org/images/uploads/artnum07.pngLexposition en cours au Grand Palais nous permet de nous pe
MIXED REALITY I Tried Magic Leap and Saw a Flawed Glimpse of Mixed Reality’s Amazing Potential Adi Robertson | The Verge “Whether or not its cooler than most people think, the Magic Leap One is cooler than the vast majori
Hello my friends and other fellow naked apes! Another uncut interview plus fully produced, HIGHLY edited show for the inner circle…this time with one of my favorite provocateur-lover-authors, Charles Eisenstein.Do you like having the video
KS12 | What are young adults thinking about money and value? How can we create new systems of wealth generation and abundance? What does the future hold for banks and other financial institutions in the wake of massive peer to peer exchange?
Sean Talts and Bob Carpenter pointed us to this awesome MCMC animation site by Chi Feng. For instance, here’s NUTS on a banana-shaped density. This is indeed super-cool, and maybe there’s a way to connect these with Stan/ShinyStan
At the Heart of Intelligence is an emotionally compelling and well-made short film discussing artificial intelligence. It was produced in collaboration between popular futurist Gerd Leonhard and Telia Finland. The movie employes powerful visuals, fan
The first online 3D sketch interpreter is runningThe design of 2D or 3D geometries is involved in one way or another in most of science, art and engineering activities. Traditionally humans share complex ideas through plans, sketches or other graphic
Interview de L de la chane YouTube “Science4All” sur l’intelligence artificielle, la complmentarit homme-machine, la fin du travail, le revenu de base…https://ieet.org/images/fonditwle-1000x300.jpgInterview de
Much to the chagrin of summer party planners, weather is a notoriously chaotic system. Small changes in precipitation, temperature, humidity, wind speed or direction, etc. can balloon into an entirely new set of conditions within a few days. Thats wh
This article is part of a series about the Mythos (worldview-narrative) underlying the Zero State (ZS). Part 1 is about our highest concept, ideal, and level of organization, which we call The Array. Part 2 explains the Sections & Sessions...
— the story — Meat so tasty and authentic — you can’t tell it was lab grown. Memphis Meats is a food technology research + development company. Their team grows sustainable animal meat in a lab — that
I saw this article in the newspaper today, “2017 Was One of the Hottest Years on Record. And That Was Without El Nio,” subtitled, “The world in 2017 saw some of the highest average surface temperatures ever recorded, sur
Some people say that renowned MIT physicistMax Tegmark is totally bonkers and refer to him as “Mad Max”. But, to quoteLewis Carroll from Alice in Wonderland,“All the best people are.” Furthermore, I am not sure
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Premire des trois parties d’une rflexion sur le syndrome dit du “hedonic treadmill”, en anglais. quelles conditions la technique pourrait nous aider sortir de notre tendance revenir des niveaux de bonheur plus ou moins g
Over the course of the next month, I will be releasing a series of China-centered articles, leading up to mywebinarwith Dr. Kai-Fu Lee, one of the most plugged-in AI investors on the planet and of the technologys earliest pioneers. In the next four w
In this special edition: We are focused on questions from the masses to the Technocracy… including: * “What’s one sense you wish you had and why?” * “What would your elevator pitch be for your stance
— the story — Meat so tasty and authentic — you can’t tell it was lab grown. Memphis Meats is a food technology research + development company. Their team grows sustainable animal meat in a lab — that
They sometimes call it Campbell’s Law: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is not exactly known for drumming up grassroots enthusiasm and small donor contributions, so it was quite a surprise on Monday when his reelection campaign reported that