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With Future For All I hope that I can inspire people to think about the future.

Welcome! Future for All is my personal web site about future technology and its affect on society. Sometimes I write articles, but mainly I post hand-picked links to future technology articles, images and videos. I hope you like my site and find it useful.

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Internet of Things IoT infographic

The Internet of Things

By the year 2040, anything and everything that can be tagged with a wireless identifier will probably have one (or more). Tiny, wireless electronic devices that are attached to an object to connect it to the Internet of Things (IoT).

The Internet of Things

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Smart Homes

Smart Homes

My home is not very smart. It does not know when to start my coffee or how to clean the floor. It has difficulty distinguishing between a roaring grease fire and a steamy shower, which makes it a good thing it can't remember the number to call in an emergency. What can we expect to experience in the smart home of the future? Smart Home

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Human Like Robots

girl robot life like robot

A life-like robot girl greets visitors at a world expo. To make it easier for us to warm up to a cold machine, future robots will look, feel and act more human. Robotics

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Technology and society

Some of the smartest individuals I know, suddenly remember their kids have soccer practice when I mention the latest tech breakthrough.

Future Technology and Society

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Approaching the Singularity

the singularity

Surfing the web for The Singularity gives me a gnarly headache. No doubt a reaction to asking my brain to find ways of replacing itself. Both intriguing and frightening, my approach to the Singularity is to treat it like a dessert tray--the further it is away, the less I am infatuated by it.

The Singularity

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Wealthy, Healthy and Wise

Transhuman, transhumanity,posthuman,posthumanity

When they first hit the market, future technologies like memory implants and longevity drugs, may only be affordable to a small percent of the population. What scenarios could lead to human enhancement technologies for all?

Transhumanity

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GMO Foods

GMO Labelling

Nanotubes have slipped into my sunscreen with the stealth of a cloned kitten. Why are products that use nano or bio technologies not clearly labeled?

Labeling the Future

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Future Day

March 1st. Celebrate the future!

Future Day web site

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Future Topics

Latest Posts and Links Added

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02.25.15

Robear the robot helps patients in Japan - Daily Mail

02.24.15

The FBI Uses Fake Cell Towers to Do Real Spying - Popular Mechanics
Space Probes - Information (and distance) of current launched space probes by humans

02.23.15

Future fashion technology - Google Cardboard virtual reality glasses and an app to provide a 3D interactive fashion experience at London Fashion Week

02.17.15

Memory of the World - Preparing for any future by preserving the past
How to store data error-free for millions of years - KurzweilAi.net

02.13.15

Check In to Japan's Creepy Robot Hotel - The Daily Beast

02.12.15

Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) satellite was successfully launched - DSCOVR will typically be able to provide 15 to 60 minute warning time before a coronal mass ejection (or CME), associated with a geomagnetic storm reaches Earth. - NOAA
Should We Be Afraid of Robots? - Newsweek
Rise of the robots: how long do we have until they take our jobs? - The Guardian

02.10.15

Samsung warns people about discussing 'sensitive information' in front of their SmartTV - Business Insider

02.09.15

Population-scale genomic analysis - KurzweilAi.net
Future of Life Institute - Promoting positive ways for humanity to steer its own course

02.04.15

Immortality via the singularity - Ray Kurzweil helps with a middle school presentation. I thoroughly enjoyed this page.
Do You Have The 'Smart Gene' That Also Helps You Live Longer? - Yahoo! Health

02.02.15

Be My Eyes - Lend your eyes to the blind

01.31.15

Transforming Food Safety with Data - Mars is working with IBM to create a radical new system to stop the spread of foodborne illnesses.
How Driverless Cars Could Make Traffic Dramatically Worse - Pros and Cons of self-driving cars from CityLab (The Atlantic)
Probiotic treats diabetes in rats, could lead to human remedy - KurzweilAi.net

01.28.15

Live Wireless HD Video Transmission for GoPro cameras - GoPro
Smart Helmet - Helmet concept with intelligent lighting, front and rear cameras, object tracking, collision and blindspot warnings.

01.26.15

The DuPont Challenge - Science essay competition K-12
Online Exhibits - The Museum of Science, Boston
Live Shark Lagoon Cam - California Academy of Sciences

01.25.15

Future of lighting - Organic LED lamp from Aerelight
Better Future - BT

01.22.15

Bill and Melinda Gates bet big on the future and philanthropy - Yahoo! News

01.21.15

Meet The Classroom Of The Future - NPR article
The Museum of the Future Is Here - The Atlantic

01.20.15

The State of Technology in 2015 - Youtube animated video
AI Has Arrived, and That Really Worries the World's Brightest Minds - Wired

01.17.15

Scientists tame Schrodinger's cat for a new type of quantum computer - Phys.org

01.15.15

Machine learning helps Stanford physicists predict dangerous solar flares earlier - KurzweilAi.net
The World's First 3D Electronics Printer - Voxel8 Youtube video

01.12.15

Researchers discover new treatment to cure the MRSA superbug - Northeastern University

01.06.15

World's First Underwater City Making Waves in Design Circles - ABC Good Morning America
The Smart Homes of the Future Ain't What They Used to Be - Yahoo Tech
Future technology roadmap - NASA (PDF)
Glowing new nanotechnology guides cancer surgery, also kills remaining malignant cells - Phys.org
Panasonic Develops Photocatalytic Water Purification Technology - Panasonic

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NBIC Convergence - Merging Technologies

NBIC is an acronym for Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Information technology and Cognitive science. As these technologies race towards their own future with ever increasing speed, they merge to drive the new products, benefits and dangers predicted by forecasters, futurists and science fiction writers.

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