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Mar 8, 2016

BMW Vision Next 100

Posted by in categories: augmented reality, robotics/AI

BMW Concept


BMW believes this is the future of innovation and mobility. Autonomous, shape-shifting and augmented-reality guides you.

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Mar 8, 2016

Via @autoblog, Who needs over fenders these days when you can stretch them 😅

Posted by in category: futurism

BMW Concept


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Mar 8, 2016

LIFE™ Series — Enlightenment

Posted by in categories: futurism, media & arts

I wrote/narrated and did the Visual FX/editing for this. Thought some of you might enjoy it. Has undertones of humans ability to reach for the stars.


http://yaw.life You’re Always Wealthy.

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Mar 8, 2016

When Will Virtual Embodiment Take Shape in Mainstream Society?

Posted by in categories: neuroscience, robotics/AI, thought controlled, virtual reality, wearables

Virtual and augmented reality is taking giant leaps every day, both in the mainstream and in research labs. In a recent TechEmergence interview, Biomedical Engineer and Founder of g.tec Medical Engineering Christopher Guger said the next big steps will be in brain-computer interfaces (BCIs) and embodiment.

Image credit: HCI International

Image credit: HCI International

If you’re unfamiliar with the term, embodiment is the moment when a person truly “feels” at one with a device controlled by their thoughts, while sensing that device as a part of, or an extension, of themselves. While researchers are taking big strides toward that concept, Guger believes those are only baby steps toward what is to come.

While augmented or virtual reality can take us away for a brief period, Guger said true embodiment will require far more BCI development. There has been a lot of work recently in robotic embodiment using BCI.

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Mar 8, 2016

Terra Bella

Posted by in categories: economics, finance, transportation

High-resolution satellite imagery can be used to monitor the flow of goods and commodities to measure global economic indicators. Our imagery can help economists, supply chain managers, hedge fund traders, and logistics operators identify operational inefficiencies and anticipate supply chain bottlenecks from above.

Here’s an example of our imagery in action, depicting supply chain changes in the Port of Long Beach, the second-busiest container port in the United States. The time lapse imagery shows dynamic fluctuations in features including shipping containers, cars and ships.

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Mar 8, 2016

Meet BMW’s Shape-Shifting “Car of the Future”

Posted by in categories: robotics/AI, transportation

This looks fascinating.


This remarkable shape-shifting car is autonomous, and it comes with artificial intelligence.

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Mar 8, 2016

D3 Space Solar Proposal Presentation

Posted by in categories: energy, space

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Mar 8, 2016

An A-Z of Women Pushing Boundaries in Science and Tech | Motherboard

Posted by in category: science

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“March 8 is International Women’s Day, and to mark the occasion we’ve put together a list of just a small sample of women currently doing groundbreaking work in the fields of science and tech.”

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Mar 8, 2016

A modified electric Chevy Corvette broke 186 mph

Posted by in category: transportation

Electric cars can be fast too.

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Mar 8, 2016

Laser grown directly on a silicon substrate

Posted by in categories: energy, health

Creation of first practical silicon-based laser has the potential to transform communications, healthcare and energy systems.

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