1. Share everything this week ending the 22/05/11: The bionic hand is almost at Luke Skywalker level, social influences can destroy the wisdom of the crowd, a quick update on Bitcoin after it's recent boom, an awesome interview on the concept of sousveillance and the implications of a future of complete openness and transparency, where everything is shared. Plus we go through some of the recent futurist ideas posted on HiveAI - there are some very awesome ones!

    Please visit the website to see the full show notes and links: http://hive45.com/shows/episode-56-hiveai-bionic-hand-sousveillance/

    Please post your thoughts in the comments, or on HIVEAI at http://hiveai.com

    Stories covered this week:
    Austrian Man Opts For Amputation & Replaces Hand With Bionic One, Sharing Information Corrupts Wisdom of the Crowds, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Watch, David Brin on the Path to Positive Sousveillance, HiveAI, Humanity+ Conference 2011 Melbourne, Singularity Summit 2011 Melbourne

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  2. Who is actually in control? this week ending the 17/04/11: Brazilian police to be equipped with HUD overlays that identify up to 400 faces per second, Square to be endorsed by Apple as mobile payments finally push into the mainstream, an awesome concept video of a smart connected home, using algorithms to predict the success of technology companies and technological innovation as a whole, the Internet is now officially merged with reality - there is no difference. And the Singularity, hivemind topic: we discuss the idea of technology as a separate symbiotic entity which is, in a sense, engulfing humanity to learn from us - but at what price?

    Please visit the website to see the full show notes and links: http://hive45.com/shows/episode-54-technology-symbiotic-and-parasitic/

    Please post your thoughts in the comments, or on HIVEAI at http://hiveai.com

    Stories covered this week:
    Brazilian Police to Use 'Robocop-style' Glasses at World Cup, Square Mobile Payments System, Square To Be Endorsed By Apple, Dropbox Storage, Ericsson’s Vision of the Future-Present Smart Home, Using Algorithms to Predict the Path of Technology, Quid, SXSW: The Internet is Over or At Least Merged, TED: Susan Blackmore on Memes & Temes

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  3. Decentralized, untraceable, untaxable, completely anonymous, virtual peer-to-peer currency for this week ending the 10/04/11: we discuss Bitcoin and the future of currency and financial transactions, take a look at Three's new online store concept with live video salespeople and Minority Report touch interface, Google's April fools joke actually comes to life, X-Prizes for algorithms are advancing rapidly and near future scenarios for X-Prize innovation, camera software can track and trace objects and faces seamlessly. Plus a how-to vid on setting-up a Bitcoin miner at the end. Enjoy :)

    Please visit the website to see the full show notes and links: http://hive45.com/shows/episode-53-bitcoin-p2p-virtual-currency/

    Please post your thoughts in the comments, or on HIVEAI at http://hiveai.com

    Stories covered this week:
    Three Online Shop With Real Salespeople, Gmail Motion, ICT MxR Lab's Response to Google's Gmail Motion, Kinect on a Quadrocopter, Healthy Competition, X PRIZE Fountation, $3million Heritage Health Prize, Predator: Smart Camera That Learns, Bitcoin P2P Virtual Currency, What is Bitcoin? (Video), Bitcoin Mining Hardware Comparison

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  4. Cracking the human social algorithm for this week ending the 27/03/11: our favourite Quadrocopters can now juggle balls between each other, MIT takes a stab at a vision of the year 2037, the latest telepresence robot is more automated and smaller, social bots gain autonomous influence and standing in online social networks. Hivemind topic: we discuss a very near future in which social networks or hiveminds can be played and "mined" by autonomous bots, where you have a unique algorithm encompassing all your demographic and behavioural data for better personalisation and recommendation... and well, other stuff :)

    Please visit the website to see the full show notes and links: http://hive45.com/shows/episode-52-cracking-the-social-algorithm/

    Please post your thoughts in the comments, or on HIVEAI at http://hiveai.com

    Stories covered this week:
    Quadrocopters Can Now Juggle Balls, Grinding.be, In the year 02037..., MIT Future Freight Flows Project 2037, [Official Site], The Gostai Jazz Telebot, Willow Garage, Rise of the Socialbots - Fake Tweets Fool Followers, Socialbots 2011 Competition, Friday - Rebecca Black, NodeXL, The RSA Animate, RSA Animate - The Internet in Society: Empowering or Censoring Citizens?, CloudGirlfriend - Create a Fake Facebook Girlfriend

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  5. Proof of the hivemind for this week ending the 13/03/11: a new creepy-looking humanoid robot, software algorithms beginning to replace lawyer work, draw on the whiteboards in our house, the greatest TED talk this year by far of an MIT scientist tracking his son's first words and applying the same technique to the social networking arena, and we discuss activism within hiveminds - good thing or bad?

    Please visit the website to see the full show notes and links: http://hive45.com/shows/episode-51-hivemind-activism/

    Please post your thoughts in the comments, or on HIVEAI at http://hiveai.com

    Stories covered this week:
    Incredibly Realistic Robot the Geminoid DK Expensive, Lawyers Replaced By Cheaper Software, 9Crawford - Draw on Our House Whiteboards, MIT Scientist Captures First 90.000 Hours Of Son's Life & First Words, TEDTalk: The Birth of a Word [AMAZING], Watch Connections Documentary Series Online, The inside Story of Anonymous Vs HBGary, AnonNews, Anon Hacks Westboro Baptist Church Live on Air, Dusty The Cat, UCLA Chick's Racist Rant About Asians

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