Our digital augmentations broadcasting at you for this week ending the 03/10/10: NELL the super-computer that crawls the web and teaches itself human language semantics, Sony releases a "wrist screen" that interfaces with your phone, Google "gets it" as the CEO describes a near future where computers augment humanity, and transhumanism concerns prompt government forums and discussions. The Singularity topics include intelligence augmentation, time augmentation, controlling pain and emotions across the entire spectrum, how the evolution of emotions will become a dangerous drug, having complete insight and control over consciousness and the brain's decision processes and more!
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Stories covered this week:
NELL Machine Crawls The Web to Teach Itself Human Language, Sony Ericsson LiveView Android Wrist Remote, Electrofluidics Enable Low-power Colour Displays For E-readers and Mobile Phones, Google CEO Eric Schmidt Says Computers Are Augmenting Humanity, University of Bergen, Norway Technolife Project [Plus SingularityHub Article], Technolife Body & Mind Forum, Technolife Biometrics Forum, Technolife Digital Globes Forum, YouTube Response GJeremy on Future Predictions, The Man From Earth (Movie)