Monday Marvels: This Week’s Top 5 Wonders

Monday Marvels: August 6th – 12th [easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”B007D7W6DM” locale=”us” height=”160″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/310UrTB017L._SL160_.jpg” width=”90″]1.) Will Grandma be the Next Terminator? Cyberdyne, an actual company located in Japan, has created HAL:  a robotic exoskeleton that allows patients who have suffered stroke and related conditions to walk and climb stairs despite their weak legs. This may be the…

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Jack’s Reservation

Jack’s Reservation Had it happened? The point was endlessly debated by the infinite spectrum of cognizance that made up the machine over-mind. Many philosophers and technicians claimed we were “post-singularity” whereas, ironically enough, the AI avatars and cyborg humans claimed we weren’t there yet. The machines claimed that because the rate of technological growth was…

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The Telepathic Future: Thought Controlled Life

[easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”B0071FK66K” locale=”us” height=”160″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/31JL2rd9CjL._SL160_.jpg” width=”128″] Imagine a world where all the headlines of the latest happenings or news that you are concerned with from your preferred sources list themselves on a screen or in a holographic projection near your bed each morning you wake up. Or perhaps they would be near your breakfast table…

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Monday Marvels: This Week’s Top 5 Wonders

Monday Marvels: July 30th – August 5th 1.) Pictures Leaked Regarding the Sony’s Honami Device Supposedly, this device will don both an 8 and 20 mega pixel option for consumers. Rumors about the alleged Xenon Flash may have been debunked, for the photos indicate the typical LED light. An official announcement will no doubt be…

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True New Age: Self-Evolving Technology

[easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”B003F1KETI” locale=”us” height=”107″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41oRx9gCiWL._SL160_.jpg” width=”160″] No, this is not about Sky Net from the Terminator franchise. This is not about machines and robots taking over the world. This is about technology that would hardly ever go obsolete, because it will keep evolving itself. Whether it is self-powering electricity generators or self-evolving computers that innovators…

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What’s Happening in your Favorite Athlete’s Brain?

[easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”B00AJS5OC2″ locale=”us” height=”100″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/21Xr-cpMcxL._SL160_.jpg” width=”100″]How many times have you watched your favorite football player fumble the ball only to yell out, “What were you thinking?!” Now imagine live sports commentary that answers that very question for you. The latest in EEG technology is the Emotiv which has the capability to monitor user’s emotional…

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Futuristic Technology And Techno-Philosophy -Serious Wonder Podcast Episode #1

Futuristic Technology And Techno-Philosophy – Serious Wonder Podcast Episode #1 Episode 1 of the Serious Wonder Podcast Full Show notes Coming Soon* Links and topics discussed during the show: http://www.seriouswonder.com/intellectual-orgasm-the-new-digital-impulse http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O7TTubkvGu8 http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/134682-hackers-backdoor-the-human-brain-successfully-extract-sensitive-data http://www.seriouswonder.com/imagination-fornication-how-ideas-have-sex “The digital universe is not a passive place. We are constantly touching, pinching and rubbing our digital devices into submission, coaxing them into giving…

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We Are Only Transhuman

[easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”0988616114″ locale=”us” height=”160″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41jsHv4czvL._SL160_.jpg” width=”107″]We are all transhuman. The transhumanism spectrum varies in magnitude, and so does the way that the transhuman philosophy is implemented in the lives of the common man. To help us better understand why we are all transhuman, and why most of the human species has already disposed of…

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Methods For Futuring: Part 4

Read “Methods for Futuring” Part One, Part Two, and Part Three. Futuring Methods In this section we will look at the broad strokes of the methods behind [easyazon-link asin=”1576750418″ locale=”us”]futuring[/easyazon-link] in eleven different ways. 1.) Scanning – Typically scanning is based on systematic survey of news articles, reviewing academic journals for new developments in technology and…

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History and Future of Computer Input

[easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”B007N9217Q” locale=”us” height=”160″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/418hTsPu5gL._SL160_.jpg” width=”107″]As technology increases in complexity, with more servers crunching more data, shouldn’t the way the humans interact with computers also grow in complexity? At the same time, shouldn’t they also be ameliorating to a state where complex objectives can be executed without equally complicated computer input? As the vastness…

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DIY Biohacking: Coming to a Lab Near You

Biohacking. The word seems like something out of a science fiction novel, but it has most likely already broken into the realm of a social arena near you. Biohacking is the general term for alteration and/or improvement of biology through a hacker-like approach. Just like a computer, biohackers go into the ‘[easyazon-link asin=”B004TGT0CA” locale=”us”]source code[/easyazon-link]’…

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Monday Marvels: This Week’s Top 5 Wonders

Monday Marvels: July 22nd – 29th, 2013 1.) Dawning a Second Skin: From Wearable Gadgets to Breakthrough’s in Medicine Researches from the University of Tokyo have developed a multipurpose electronic skin, no more than a nanometer in thickness and near indestructible. This life-like membrane offers the future potential to monitor your vital signs, be a…

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