Louie Helm


Executive Editor, Rockstar Research Magazine


Will Advanced AI Be Our Final Invention?

It seems these days that no sooner do you get out the words “AI risk” then someone snaps back “Skynet.” You mention “computer takeover” and they... more

Written By: | Posted: 12/14/13

Ready to be tracked?

Prisonless: How Modern Technology Allows Prisoners To Walk And Live Among Us

Have you ever thought about how ineffective different parts of our legal system are? I've often thought about how restraining orders are such a quaint throw-back to a... more

Written By: | Posted: 11/18/11


A Bit of Coin: The Bitcoin Revolution

  What your future wallet could look like When was the last time you paid cash for something? Even though a few vendors still prefer cash, I know I use my credit... more

Written By: | Posted: 07/17/11


Eat Food, Mostly Plants… Live Indefinitely?

When lunchtime rolls around, what are you thinking about: your health or your hunger? We all want to eat healthier in theory, but for many of us, attempts at healthier... more

Written By: | Posted: 06/10/11

Want to be a good American? Get yourself tested for HIV/AIDS to know your status.

Is Aged-Based HIV/AIDS Testing the Key to Stamping Out the Disease?

HIV/AIDS is a huge health problem in the world and a cure still seems years away.  Yet even though a cure has eluded us, testing for the disease can be an extremely... more

Written By: | Posted: 04/12/11


Jeddah’s Kingdom Tower, World’s Tallest Building Given the Go Ahead

Bigger is better. At least, that’s what they’re saying about their skyscrapers in the Middle East these days. And for the new Kingdom Tower going up in Jeddah,... more

Written By: | Posted: 03/29/11


Ambulance 2.0: Lifebot Technology Creates “Super Ambulances”

Ambulances will soon be getting some major technological upgrades effectively turning them into "super ambulances." These technologically enhanced ambulances will allow... more

Written By: | Posted: 03/7/11

Anything You Search For Can and Will Be Used Against You in a Court of Law

What’s the worst possible way your online activity could come back to haunt you? Losing your job? Or getting expelled from school? How about being put to death?... more

Written By: | Posted: 02/15/11


Ford To Make Roads Safer By Networking Cars Together Wirelessly (Video)

With auto technology getting more and more advanced every day, we are often looking to our cars to do the mundane things for us, like paying attention to the road. Ford... more

Written By: | Posted: 02/9/11