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The Future of our partnership with machines

March 20th, 2020 at 11:32 am » Comments Off

I’m often asked questions about the future of work. Will the machines takeover? How long until the human race declines? And how many jobs will go away? One new book that thoughtfully approaches these topics of how we will work symbiotically with machines and how we can all evolve to benefit together is HUMAN/MACHINE: The […]



MIT published a list of the 9 megatrends that will shape the world in 2030. Here’s what they all have in common

March 6th, 2020 at 10:35 am » Comments Off

Climate change, transparency, and nationalism will be driving the workforce 10 years from now.  For decades, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has generated some of the world’s greatest innovators, entrepreneurs, and startups. MIT has built a strong research and engineering culture since its founding in 1861, producing dozens of Nobel laureates along the way. 3Com, […]



14 jobs that could be automated within the next decade

March 3rd, 2020 at 12:09 pm » Comments Off

 Automation is firmly established in the workplace, and many businesses have benefited greatly from this rapidly evolving technology. Tedious, repetitive tasks—such as data entry and scheduling—that once ate up valuable hours in an employee’s day can now be streamlined with the right automation processes. Now that the business world has seen the power of automation, […]



The future of work in technology

February 21st, 2020 at 10:47 am » Comments Off

How technology leaders can reimagine technology work, the workforce, and the workplace The future of work in technology, encompassing work, workforce, and workplace, is undergoing a transformation. How can technology and business leaders strategize, design, and collaborate to succeed in this journey? EVOLVING strategic business imperatives, trends, and disrupters are driving a seismic shift in […]



A game plan for quantum computing

February 15th, 2020 at 12:37 pm » Comments Off

Pharmaceutical companies have an abiding interest in enzymes. These proteins catalyze all kinds of biochemical interactions, often by targeting a single type of molecule with great precision. Harnessing the power of enzymes may help alleviate the major diseases of our time. Unfortunately, we don’t know the exact molecular structure of most enzymes. In principle, chemists […]



Would you want immortal life as a cyborg?

December 19th, 2019 at 12:59 pm » Comments Off

Transhumanism can mean uploading one’s mind into cyberspace. But some transhumanists hope to slowly morph into “immortal cyborgs” with endlessly replaceable parts. Five years ago, we were told, we were all turning into cyborgs: Did you recently welcome a child into the world? Congratulations! An upstanding responsible parent such as yourself is surely doing all […]



AI to ‘fundamentally shift’ global balance of power

October 17th, 2019 at 11:51 am » Comments Off

The focus of Australia’s cyber diplomacy is expanding to include “grand strategy in technology”, as well as engagement with technology firms and governments. Rapidly maturing technologies such as 5G, artificial intelligence (AI), and quantum computing will “shift fundamentally the global balance of power”, according to Dr Tobias Feakin, Australia’s Ambassador for Cyber Affairs. “Those [nations] […]



Voice AI systems will be ‘everywhere’ and ‘phones will disappear in 10 years’

October 15th, 2019 at 12:27 pm » Comments Off

Entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk claims the AI system will connect us to the internet from anywhere and will enable humans to down their phones and merely speak to access any information or make any purchases WCIT 2019: Voice driven devices will grow claims Vaynerchuk Gary Vaynerchuk claims that voice driven AI devices will continue to grow […]



Scientists are starting to take warp drives seriously, Especially one specific concept

September 30th, 2019 at 12:04 pm » Comments Off

It’s hard living in a relativistic Universe, where even the nearest stars are so far away and the speed of light is absolute. It is little wonder then why science fiction franchises routinely employ FTL (Faster-than-Light) as a plot device. Push a button, press a petal, and that fancy drive system – whose workings no […]



We still don’t understand why time only flows forward

September 15th, 2019 at 12:47 pm » Comments Off

The history of the Universe and the arrow of time, which always flows forward in the same direction and at the same rate for any observer.(NASA / GSFC) The past is gone, the future not yet here, only the present is now. But why does it always flow the way it does for us? Every […]



6 futuristic jobs that will soon exist in the financial industry

September 12th, 2019 at 11:57 am » Comments Off

I’d like to apply for the job of man-machine team manager, please  It used to be that a job in finance would set you up for life. Steady, reliable, dependable, calculators and sweater vests. These things come to mind when you think of a career in finance. Just like in other industries, AI and machine […]



Older, less white, less religious: What America will look like in 2040

June 2nd, 2019 at 10:49 am » Comments Off

  Future foretold: A new America in 2040 Here is how fast America is changing: By the time today’s teenagers hit their 30s, there will be — for the first time ever — more minorities than whites, more old people than children, and more people practicing Islam than Judaism. The big picture: The slow demographic […]



31 ways AI will affect the future of entertainment