Tag Archives: Google Glass


Jason Silva’s Latest: To Be Human Is to Be Transhuman

The term ‘transhuman’ inevitably (for me) summons grotesque visions of humans and machines merging into a Borg-like race bent on eradicating biological imperfection.... more

Written By: | Posted: 04/1/14


Contact Lenses with Infrared Vision? Ultra-thin Graphene Opens Up The Possibilities

Seeing the infrared spectrum has a number of applications that go beyond the nighttime war games glamorized in adventure flicks. Doctors can use the wavelengths to monitor... more

Written By: | Posted: 03/29/14


In Depth With Jason Silva: Brain Games, Trance States, and The Abomination of Death

Jason Silva talks fast. His enthusiasm is contagious. The future, he says, is going to blow your mind. You have no idea. When I first talked to him, I had no idea. He was... more

Written By: | Posted: 03/6/14


Inside the Future of Healthcare With Singularity University’s Daniel Kraft

The benefits of modern medicine are clear. Lower infant mortality, longer life expectancy, a range of once killer diseases all but eradicated—fewer "therapeutic"... more

Written By: | Posted: 03/4/14


Google Dips Into Med-Tech With Glucose-Monitoring Contact Lenses

When Larry Page took the stage at Google’s big developer’s conference last June and talked about the power of technology to change peoples lives and encouraging his... more

Written By: | Posted: 01/18/14


Facial Recognition App for Glass Challenges Google’s Ban on the Technology

Facial recognition technology is, in some ways, the epitome of the loss of privacy in a digital world. No longer can a person disappear into a crowd or trust that his or... more

Written By: | Posted: 01/12/14

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Intel Aims For Post-Smartphone Era With SD Card-Sized Computer

Up to now, wearable computing has been a niche market dominated, but for Google Glass, by startups. Yet, with the tiny size and low cost of sensors and chips, wearable... more

Written By: | Posted: 01/9/14


2013 in Review: The Eight Biggest Stories In Exponential Tech

It’s been a fast-moving year, so before diving headlong into 2014, we thought we'd tap the brakes and revisit some of the year’s most notable stories in exponential... more

Written By: | Posted: 12/30/13

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