History Of The Future

Apr 14

Device Fully Charges Your Smartphone In 30 Seconds -

Stopgap till we sort actual batteries out, but hurrah!

Apr 04

Quantum cryptography for mobile phones | KurzweilAI -

Couple this with bitcoins and coloured Satoshi’s and hello massive shift

Mar 31

The new bionics that let us run, climb and dance -

The future is already here, etc.

ArtRank™ Quantifying the Emerging Art Market -

Art has finally eaten itself

Mar 18

Wearable Politics: Probably time for this debate (RFID in S.Korea can be mined to inform) -

We are seeing quantification not just about the self, but about the self’s performance to their employer. Employee data then becomes something akin to a time and motion study on crack: the ability to know, at any given point in time, where someone is, what they are doing, and how many specific tasks have been undertaken.

Facebook's Face Recognition software now only .25% behind human ability

Mar 17

tDCS - home biohacking, cheaply and simply.

MtGox is a sad cornerstone for the start of cryptocurrency, but a necessary one.

Moodies promises to give you the mood state of the person speaking. Doesn’t seem to work in tests though.

Moodies promises to give you the mood state of the person speaking. Doesn’t seem to work in tests though.

(via mostlysignssomeportents)

Mar 13

Not bad vibes, just no vibes: programmable metamaterial