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Friday Brain Food: Internet Rising

This wonderful video Internet Rising from last year discusses the rise of the global Internet collective consciousness. If you haven’t already seen this film you are in for a treat. HT Shaikat Hossain for bumping this in the global consciousness today.

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Singularity Summit 2012: San Francisco, October 13-14

Singularity Summit 2012: San Francisco, October 13-14

Announced speakers include Ray Kurzweil, Noor Siddiqui, Laura Deming, Christopher Olah, James Koppel, Julia Galef, Luke Muehlhauser, Vernor Vinge, Steven Pinker, Temple Grandin, Daniel Kahneman, Melanie Mitchell, Carl Zimmer, Robin Hanson, Jaan Tallinn, John Wilbanks, Peter Norvig, and Linda Avey.

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eXtreme Futurist Festival 2012

eXtreme Futurist Festival 2012

The Extreme Futurist Festival, which was founded last year by Rachel Haywire and Michael Anissimov, is back for another year of radical talks, transgressive performance art, cyborg fashion shows, live music, provocative film, and DIY evolution. Bringing together the counterculture and the intelligentsia on the Mayan apocalypse calendar date of December 21, 2012; this years XFF is being organized...

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