Sep 24, 2014

FUTURISM UPDATE (September 24, 2014)

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FUTURISM UPDATE (September 24, 2014)

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COLUMN-Efficiency, the invisible energy revolution: John Kemp…-john-kemp

EBN: Apple Perfects Global Supply Chain

NEW YORK TIMES: Testing Future Conditions for the Food Chain…e&_r=0


Fossil Fuel Divestment Joined by the Founders of Standard Oil

MOSCOW TIMES: Russia’s Black Sea Fleet Will Get 80 New Warships to Repel NATO…07682.html

MOSCOW TIMES: Russia’s Military Purchases Drive Manufacturing Growth, Hiding Stagnation Beyond…07690.html

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN: Robotics & Artificial Intelligence. Latest in Robotics & Artificial Intelligence.

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN: We Are Playing God with a Declassified Future [Excerpt]…e-excerpt/

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN: Personal Drones: Are They a Public Hazard?…ic-hazard/

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN: China Plans Supercollider

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN: Transistor Successor Set to Bring on “The Machine” Age Soon…-age-soon/

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN: Will Automation Take Our Jobs?

TECHCRUNCH: Video: Cirque du Soleil Does Its Thing… With Drones…th-drones/

NEW SCIENTIST: Watch a swarm of 1000 mini-robots assemble into shapes…CIJ_RYb8mw

MASHABLE: Facebook Further Reveals Plans for Internet-Connected Drones (Flying Bots)

MASHABLE: These Tiny Robots Can Self-Assemble into Different Shapes

TECHCRUNCH: The “Robo Brain” Will Use The Internet To Teach Robots…ch-robots/

FAST COMPANY: The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Robotics…n-robotics

FAST COMPANY: Can Jibo, The Family Robot, Make The World More Beautiful?…-beautiful

FASTCODESIGN: Control This Art Museum’s Robots From The Comfort Of Your Couch…your-couch

BBC: Robot builders inspired by animal kingdom

THE GUARDIAN: ‘Killer robots’ pose threat to peace and should be banned, UN warned, taking jobs and lives!

THE GUARDIAN: Are the robots about to rise? Google’s new director of engineering thinks so……telligence

THE ECONOMIST: New roles for technology. Rise of the robots…ology-rise

THE ECONOMIST: Robots, Immigrants from the future…akes-their

ROBOHUB: The Economist 14-page Special Report: Rise of the Robots—Cool!

FAST COMPANY: How The “Internet Of Things” Is Turning Cities Into Living Organisms…-organisms

FAST COMPANY: The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies In The Internet Of Things…-of-things

FAST COMPANY: In Boston, The Internet of Things Is Already In Front Of Your Face…-your-face

FASTCODESIGN: Could This Idiotic Product Help “The Internet Of Things” Go Mainstream?…mainstream

FASTCODESIGN: Google And Berg Team Up To Create An Internet Of Things…-of-things

ENGAGEDT: Huawei’s just bought an internet-of-things startup

REUTERS: Verizon hires TAP Advisors to plan sale of assets…nologyNews

YAHOO NEWS: The Internet of Things Will Provide Top Companies Huge Opportunity

Davos: Yahoo boss Marissa Mayer says Internet of Things will create ‘tipping point’…ping-point

ENGADGET: The Internet of Things isn’t safe: thousands of smart gadgets hacked to send spam and phishing emails…-phishing/

WIRED: In the Programmable World and Human Minds, All Our Objects Will Act as One

WIRED: Everything Is Hyper Connected in the Internet of Things

WIRED: Why Tech’s Best Minds Are Very Worried About the Internet of Things

SAS: What is the Internet of Things?…hings.html

MASHABLE: 70 Percent of Internet of Things Devices Are Vulnerable to Hacking, Study Says

MASHABLE: Samsung, Dell and Intel to Create New ‘Internet of Things’ Standard

TECHCRUNCH: Seed Is Creating A Truly Idiot-Proof Internet Of Things…of-things/

THE GUARDIAN: The internet of things — the next big challenge to our privacy

PANDO DAILY: For GE CEO Jeffrey Immelt, the Internet of Things is about saving the planet…he-planet/

LIVE SCIENCE: Power of the Future: 10 Ways to Run the 21st Century

FOREIGN AFFAIRS: Halfway There. Why the Left Wins on Culture and Always Loses on Economics

PHYS ORG: Scientists create ‘evolved’ protein that may stop cancer from spreading

ENGINEERING: Turning Toxic Waste into Batteries…eries.aspx

ENGINEERING: VEST — sensory substitution for patients with hearing loss…-loss.aspx

SLATE: Drooling on Your Shoes or Living Long and Prospering?…spans.html

BBC FUTURE: Life expectancy: How long will you live?

THE ECONOMIST: Longevity and Healthy Aging

THE ECONOMIST: Electric cars. Fully charged…ly-charged

THE GUARDIAN: Volvo and Renault lead way as electric car sales double in EU…uble-in-eu

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN: BMW to Deliver Electric Car in China in September 2014…september/

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN: If the Fuel Source Ain’t Clean, Your Electric Car Ain’t Green…s-pollute/

TECHCRUNCH: Bitcoin’s Price Skyrockets Following PayPal’s Hug…hCrunch%29

WIRED: Forget GMOs. The Future of Food Is Data—Mountains of It…pic=907945

NEW YORK TIMES: Still No Flying Cars? Debating Technology’s Future…html?_r=0

NEW SCIENTIST: Why electric car maker Tesla has torn up its patents…CIychYb8mw

BBC: Speedy charging driving a global boom in electric cars

NEW YORK TIMES: Google’s Next Phase in Driverless Cars: No Steering Wheel or Brake Pedals…wheel.html

WASHINGTON POST: Google’s new driverless car has no brakes or steering wheel…ing-wheel/

TECHCRUNCH: PRSS Digital Magazine Platform Acquired By Apple…hCrunch%29

NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW: Indian mission reaches Mars

NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW: Last-ditch effort for TPP agreement gets under way…-under-way

NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW: Japan to help train 14,000 climate change experts…ge-experts

NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW: With Japan trip likely postponed, Putin still willing to talk…ng-to-talk

NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW: Japan’s latest robot is a quizmaster

INDIA WILL BE THE WORLD’S SUPERPOWER # 1. CNN: India’s spacecraft inches closer to Mars… and history

INDIA TIMES: Google India: Partnering with Modi government to accelerate Digital India programme…e/43243509

Authored By Mr. Andres Agostini
White Swan Book Author

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