Transportation, Home and Service Robots, Healthcare, Education and three more topics examined in this post by Edd Gent on Singularity Hub last week provide an update of what our city life will be like in the near future. “How will AI shape the average North
Environment & Energy Articles
Robots in the service of science – an interesting article by Brittany Patterson, published on Scientific American last week. “Although the ocean is very good at capturing human-created heat and preventing it from warming the atmosphere, it does not come without consequences. The IUCN report
In August 2006 Elon Musk first published his Secret Master Plan for Tesla: Build sports car Use that money to build an affordable car Use that money to build an even more affordable car While doing above, also provide zero emission electric power generation options
“In just two decades, the total value of the energy being produced via fossil fuel extraction has plummeted by more than half.” Naffed Ahmed titled a recent post on Alternet . Highlighting from the post’s content: “New scientific research shows that the growing crisis of profitability facing fossil
Excellent foresight post by Vivek Wadhwa on Singularity HUB on the grand challenges we face the coming decades with more and more exponential technologies taking the highway of change , leaving most governments, businesses, and economists perplex: “Governments, businesses, and economists have all been caught off guard by the geopolitical shifts
In this keynote speech for Landmark Solutions, Glen Hiemstra, Founder of Futurist.com, discusses future challenges and opportunities. Landmark, a Halliburton business line, is the leading technology solutions provider of data and analytics, science, software, and services for the exploration and development of energy.
A growing number of economists warn that ever shorter time horizons are destroying businesses and entire economies. Since the publication of An Inconvenient Truth, Al Gore has become a partner in the Silicon Valley venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins and is a member of the Apple board.
If you want to understand more about what type of applications will run in our smart cities of the future, you must check these “50 Sensor Applications for a Smarter World“, created by Libelium, an Internet of Things Platform Provider, based in Zaragoza, Spain. The
Bill Gates plans to invest $1 billion in clean energy technology over the next five years. This will be a fairly big increase over the investments he is already making, but he’s doing it because he believes that the next half-decade will bring many breakthroughs that will help
Check out Rudy de Waele’s presentation on “Sustainability, the Soul of Technology” at the Technology Ventures Conference in Cambridge, UK . Sustainability, the Soul of Technology from Rudy De Waele