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The Quantified Home of the Future

The Quantified Home of the Future

I’ve been thinking about the idea of home a lot recently. I’ve been traveling over three continents for the last 6 months, living out of hostels, surfing friend’s couches, and even staying in local homes through Couchsurfing or personal connections.

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Video Friday: Why Being Proactive is Crucial for Your Health

Video Friday: Why Being Proactive is Crucial for Your Health

The wearable revolution has just started and will see a huge number of home-diagnostic and monitoring devices coming to the market in the coming months and years, but being healthy starts with simple things. I have logged details about my health for over 6400 days! I use apps and gadgets to motivate myself to do exercises. You have to find your own way to stay healthy! Dr. Bertalan Mesko, Medical Futurist and author ...

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The Sensorium: A Multimodal Neurofeedback Environment

The Sensorium: A Multimodal Neurofeedback Environment

The Sensorium is a neurofeedback environment that allows people to experience signals from their non-perceptible body processes visually and auditorily. Various (neuro-)physiological rhythms and frequencies are projected simultaneously as soundscapes and “lightscapes” into the environment. A wireless physiological amplifier device sends signals such as EEG and ECG to a computer for real-time processing using the modi...

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Tutorial:Tracking Mental Improvements due to Nootropics

Tutorial:Tracking Mental Improvements due to Nootropics

There are countless studies on the efficacy of nootropics, and racetams in particular, but there is an individualist element missing from all of these. Whether piracetam can improve cognitive ability in rats or even large groups of other people might make it worthwhile to try it yourself. However, without an understanding of whether or not the nootropics are actually improving your brain, it becomes difficult to just...

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Bigger Than Google

Bigger Than Google

Former Chief Technology Officer of Siemens Infrastructure and Cities Peter Torrellas shares his vision for a business opportunity that is bigger than Google: sharing our experiences and emotions.

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