The architect and futurist Jacque Fresco, speaks in moral stories. If in any case, he goes too long while telling the story, his 40-year partner Roxanne Meadows interferes with some facts and tries keeping on the right track. However, Fresco has recently celebrated his 100th birthday and is the only oldest celebrity futurist left in the universe.
The first computers used to cost millions of dollars and were locked inside rooms that were equipped with some special electrical circuit and the air conditioning. The people who were expert in using that computer were first trained and were later made to write programs in the computer’s specific language. Read the Post Computers at the Speed of Thought
David Eagleman’s Laboratory for Perception is located on the ground floor of Baylor College of Medicine but the vibe is now a more creative think tank than the clinical academic enclave. The walls are enameled in dry erase paint and are marked up with unplanned sketched, words like synaesthesia, arrows. Where coffee mugs are covered with to-do lists. So, there isn’t a single white coat on the display. Read the Post Entering the future brain: Inside David Eagleman’s Neuro Lab
Ray Kurzweil says that “I tried to bring back my father.”
He states that he is standing in his anemic light of some storage boxes and his frame dwarfed by the cardboard boxes and the oblong plastic bins. He uses to wear shaded eye-glasses. Now, he has stepped into his early sixties. But there is something that makes him look older; it could be the light or the posture he carries, or his belly standing out over his beltline. Kurzweil is now working as the Director of Engineering at Google; another master in the field of technology. Read the Post Transhumanism Technology Theology: Ghost in The Cloud
The AI experts and scientists have recently signed an open letter urging the United Nations to ban autonomous robots. The robotics industry leaders like Elon Musk and Google’s Mustafa Suleyman, the co-creator of DeepMind, they together warned the UN that they don’t have to act if it’s too late. Read the Post Elon Musk Leads Call To The UN To Ban Autonomous Robots Before It’s Too Late