Category Human Technology Interactions

Personalisation in an Impersonal World

In this talk, Keynote speaker Robert Scoble examines the vast array of interesting new technologies recently introduced into the market. Many of these technologies share the same common trait of being highly personalised. Technology is continually becoming better at deciphering the individual’s desires and having the ability to satisfy them. (new technology) … is building a […]

Scenarios Research

Human-Machine Augmentation http://readwrite.com/2012/08/27/futurists-cheat-sheet-human-augmentation http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20140924-the-greatest-myths-about-cyborgs https://www.nextnature.net/themes/augmented-bodies/ Scenario Locale: Japan 2050 Japan in popular culture: http://io9.com/5295925/when-did-japan-stop-being-the-future STEEP Technological: Pioneer of technology of today: http://www.tokyotimes.com/technology/ Rising technological and scientific diplomacy: http://www.sciencediplomacy.org/article/2013/rise-science-and-technology-diplomacy-in-japan VIDEO Japan to build space elevator by 2050: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=33guUBZFxYQ Economic: The Sharing Economy: http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234541 Jobless Future? http://reviewthefuture.com/?p=463 Japanese Economy 2050: http://blogs.wsj.com/japanrealtime/2012/04/24/japan-to-go-from-economic-heavyweight-to-featherweight-by-2050/ Japan: specialising within the global market: http://www.economist.com/node/14793432  Environment: ARUP Building the future: […]

Human Technology Interaction Links

Intensive and indepth sites/articles which surrounds human technology interaction: Ever Smarter World: Foresight, tools and strategies for a world of accelerating technological change. Zoltan Istvan: Huffington Post Institute for Ethical and Emerging Technologies Subreddit on Futurology Who is to blame when AI systems go wrong? Article.

Artificial implantable organs could be 50 years away!

3D Printing has taken over the world by storm! This remarkable technology enables us to build three-dimensional structures with a flexible range of shape and size based on computer aided designs. 3D printers work by using X-Y-Z coordinates implementing the design from bottom to top. Scientists have advanced this concept on a whole new level […]