As technologies are exponentially advancing, so does our imagination of how a future with advanced and intelligent robots would look like. Luckily, British TV has been producing a few great thought-provoking shows that can be both entertaining and disturbing. BlackMirror is my personal ultimate favorite in this genre but recently a new contender caught my attention - watch this trailer to find out more.
Ray Kurzweil Predicts Three Technologies Will Define Our Future
This is the last in a four-part series looking at the big ideas in Ray Kurzweil’s book The Singularity Is Near. Be sure to read the other articles: Will the End of Moore’s Law Halt Computing’s Exponential Rise? Technology Feels Like It’s Accelerating — Because It Actually Is How to Think Exponentially and Better Predict the Future …
Drones that drive
CSAIL team’s system of quadcopters that fly and drive suggest another approach to developing flying cars.