Arts & Entertainment

Top 10 Reasons Transhumanists Should Care About Internet Television

Top 10 Reasons Transhumanists Should Care About Internet Television

"It’s time for a thousand specialty channels of Transhumanist TV!" • 1 million+ specialty video channels on your TV. A video platform for a 21st century democracy. • Americans spend half their free time watching TV. They need much better news & edutainment. • Ability to like, dislike, and ban ads. Only ads you care about will get into your home. Finally.

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FutureStates: Online TV Show Deals with Interesting Stuff

FutureStates is a made for the internet program from PBS, and quite frankly I am quite surprised by how thought-provoking and intelligent the production turned out to be.  Eleven short film "what if" scenarios focus on such topics as biological and economic exploitation, human adaptation to environmental disaster, cybernetic games, corporate tyranny, romance within the midst of...

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VR Rehab & A Clockwork Orange

Anyone who has either read the book or seen the film version of Anthony Burgess’s A Clockwork Orange will be familiar with the scene depicting the “rehabilitation” of the protagonist, Alex. A team at the University of Barcelona has developed and begun trials of a new application of virtual reality technology that has echoes of the method used in that scene.

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