Thursday, June 26, 2014

A self-powered cardiac pacemaker

Google innovations at Google I/O

Ray Kurzweil - Biologically inspired models of intelligence

Are the robots about to rise? Google's new director of engineering thinks so…

Michio Kaku (2014) "The Future of the Mind"

Five Ways IBM Watson is Revolutionizing Health

NASA Preparing Satellite to Monitor How the Planet Breathes

As Robotics Advances, Worries of Killer Robots Rise

How 21st Century Technology is Changing Education

Breakthrough in neuroscience as paralysed man becomes first to use power of thought to move hand

Future Soldiers May Wear Bulletproof Spider Silk

The Controlled Chaos of Creativity

Japan Could Lose 561 Plant Species by the Next Century

New technique allows decayed tooth to repair itself

Google’s Grand Plans: A Conversation With Google’s Larry Page and Sundar Pichai

Daily Report: Google’s Far-Reaching Agenda

Meet The Real Hackers Of Silicon Valley (And NYC, LA, And London)

Israel Is Building a Futuristic Transit System of Magnetic Pods

The promise, peril and real payback of Big Data

China finds $15 billion of loans tied to falsified gold deals

REUTERS:  German government cancels Verizon contract in wake of U.S. spying row

Yahoo looking to buy YouTube content provider for $250 million: Sky News

8 Internet Things That Are Not IoT

LG to Make a Consumer Version of Google’s 3-D Tablet

GM CEO Says Recalls Likely to Continue

THE NATIONAL INTEREST:  History's Warning: A U.S.-China War Is Terrifyingly Possible

Google’s Ray Kurzweil: The Business Of Extending Human Life Is Going Into “High Gear”

NOT WAY, JOELIE! Should Google Be Allowed to Mine Your Health Care Data?

There Are 'Tens Of Billions' Of Habitable Planets In Our Galaxy, Astronomer Seth Shostak Says

Your Doctor Knows You're Killing Yourself. The Data Brokers Told Her

DARPA Wearable Tech Suit Could Help Soldiers Run a 4-Minute Mile

The CIA Prepares to Launch Cloud Services

Massive Military-Funded Project Aims to Re-align Ailing Brains


Track Air Pollution With This Smart Umbrella

BBC:  Iraqi PM Nouri Maliki: Russian jets will turn tide

BRICK-AND-MORTAR PUBLISHERS WILL GO UNDER. Amazon accused of 'bullying' smaller UK publishers

We can send humans back to space … if we fund Elon Musk instead of Nasa

What should a 20-year vision for science and mathematics education look like?

U.S. Will Disband Terrorism Task Force in Philippines

U.S. Navy Air Warfare Center Seeking 3D Metal Printer