Augmented Reality Business Going Global

ARE2010 (Augmented Reality Event) is the first global event reflecting the rise of the business of AR. The event is taking place on June 2-3 in Santa Clara, California.


Nanotech Audi Always Looks Good

TG Daily calls it an auto that repairs itself… sort of an autoautorepair… using nanotechnology.  Well, no.  The reparations are entirely cosmetic. Still, a wise guy once said, "It’s better to look good than to feel good."  Whatever.  Check out "Nanotechnology: An Audi that repairs itself."


Citizen-Scientist Joseph Jackson and the New Open Source

As I write this, we are a few weeks away from the H+ Summit: Rise of the Citizen-Scientist, to be held at Harvard University Science Hall, June 12-13, 2010.


Ten Thousand Waves of Change. Welcome to the Tweens

I recently read an article on a DNA prototype nanofactory, and several responses to it by various futurists such as Michael Anissimov, Jamais Cascio, Chris Phoenix and others.


Switch On Memory

Switch on memory? What’s not clear is why the switch flips “off” as we get older. It might help us cope with oxidative stress at the cellular level as we age.


Every Tree is a Quantum Mechanic

We recently reported on a breakthrough in artificial photosynthesis. Now, new experiments at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and UC Berkeley have shown that photosynthesis uses quantum entanglement to harvest sunlight for electrochemical energy at near-perfect efficiency.


GestureTek Turns You into the Controller

Chances are, you’re not using the same computer you were twenty years ago. But chances are, you’re still using the same basic user interface — a mouse for pointing, a keyboard for typing.


Israel’s Value to Transhumanism

Imagine this sci-fi scenario: A small tribe with unique literature, customs and myths believes they’ve been “chosen” for a glorious destiny.