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Is it a race between AI killing us or achieving digital immortality?
10 future crypto trends
Regulation, volatility, institutional investors, climate, DeFi, AI, blockchain, CBDCs and NFTs.
Turns out all we may need to stop climate change is 139 billion gallons of super-duper white paint
Researchers at Purdue University announced that they had developed the whitest paint on Earth. The colour is so white that it can reflect over 98% of light
Pausing AI Developments Isn’t Enough. We Need to Shut it All Down
The most likely result of building a superhumanly smart AI, under anything remotely like the current circumstances, is that literally everyone on Earth will die.
15 robotics startups to watch in 2023, according to investors
Security, deep sea, manufacturing, heavy vehicles, kitchens, neuromorphic, construction, medtech, wind turbines and warehouses.
The cities of the future
Skyscrapers made of bamboo. Green roofs. Smart glass. Houses that are cool in summer and warm in winter without burning through loads of energy.
The Rise of Nanofibers in Sports Clothing
Nanofibers (NFs) and nanoparticles (NPs) are on the verge of fundamentally altering the texture, functionality, and efficiency of sports clothing
Top 10 considerations for construction to achieve net zero
The construction industry is directly responsible for 40% of CO2 emissions and indirectly responsible for 25% of all greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. If you have an innovative solution, you can apply here https://www.circular-accelerator.com/application
The Rise of Tech Worker Fiction
Novels about Big Tech’s working class are popping up like push notifications. What can they tell us about the labor movement and late-stage capitalism?
How will religions deal with an omnipotent AI?
In conferences and forums around the world, theologians and scientists are debating the role religion will play AI development. One Bay Area entrepreneur has even established an AI church…
Quantum Computers Could Be Truly Useful in Just Two Years
The machines are coming much sooner than we thought.
Digital immortality: would you upload your mind to a computer?
We may soon be able to create our own, Black Mirror-style digital afterlives, and leave ‘meat space’ behind. But what would that mean for the future of the human race?