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X-Prize: Future First | The Future Of Warfare

Technology is really a marvel. So often, as new advances come out that allow us to do things that were thought impossible in the past, we hear the phrase “The future is now.” Popular Science and XPRIZE are teaming up to explore and explain technologies like these in a video series called Future First. Episode …

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Jose Cordeiro: The Future of Technology and the Technology of the Future

Abstract: Forget flying cars and robot butlers. If José Cordeiro has it his way the future will be a far more interesting place. What’s more, it may be coming sooner than many of us ever imagined. Bio: A member of Nasa’s Singularity University and global think-tank The Millennium Project, Cordeiro is one of an increasing …

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Engadget: What’s Next? The Future of Technology

Published on Mar 17, 2013 Engadget gathered together a number of futurists and other thinkers to prognosticate on what’s coming next in the world of technology.

Eric Schmidt: The future of technology

Google executive Eric Schmidt discusses the future of technology as part of a a three-day conference in honor of the centennial of the birth of Alan Turing, the father of computer science. Featured speakers at the conference, in addition to Schmidt, include eight winners of the Turing Award (the equivalent of a Nobel Prize in …

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Michio Kaku: Future technology at the ELC 2013

The American Council for Technology & Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC) is a non-profit educational organization established in 1979 to assist government and industry in acquiring and using IT.

John Chang: Medical Radar – Next Generation Life Saving Medical Devices

Hosted by the University of California, this talk by John Chang and Dean Reese on the topic off new medical devices that will be available in the near future. We live in a time where miraculous medical discoveries are occurring all the time. Regrettably many of the miracle tools, because of their size and complexity, …

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The ‘Bio’ in Biofuels: New Energy from Ancient Life

Hosted by The University of California, this talk on bacteria producing hydrogen. We all know that hydrogen is a clean and efficient source for energy, for example used in future cars with fuel cells. However, production of hydrogen is actually dirty and expensive using current mainstream methods – something that bacteria could change in the …

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Eric Drexler: A Future of Radical Abundance – Transforming the Material Basis of Civilization

The researcher, author and futurist Eric Drexler coined the concept of molecular nanotechnology 26 years ago. The future that he outlined in his book “Engines of creations” was then questioned by many. Now Drexler returns with a somewhat developing vision, where the concept of nanotechnology is replaced with APM (Atomically Precise Manufacturing). He clarify s …

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Jason Pontin: Can technology solve our big problems?

FILMED FEB 2013 • POSTED OCT 2013 • TED2013 TED presents journalist Jason Pontin who looks closely at the challenges we face to using technology effectively … for problems that really matter. In 1969, Buzz Aldrin’s historical step onto the moon leapt mankind into an era of technological possibility. The awesome power of technology was …

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