Soon, you will be building whuffie by wrangling auto-Googling blobjects known as spimes.
I just got that “SpaceTime Continuum” is the root for the term “spime” from @Bruces Sterling word for smart tools. http://tr.im/MdaK
Ray Kurzweil Responds to the Issue of Accuracy of His Predictions– http://bit.ly/7YX8A2 (via futureaware on twitter)
Man said he used health app on his iPhone to treat... →
randyhaddock: Usually, when someone says their iPhone is a life saver, they are talking about the phone helping them find a good takeout spot or an emergency bathroom. When Dan Woolley says it, he really means it. He used a medical app saved on his phone to treat a leg injury after the Hotel Montana in Port-au-Prince collapsed around him. Woolley, who is from Colorado Springs, is one of the...
(via lumber:Clip Syndicate Video: Robot ‘Bride’ Used to Model Dress on Catwalk) The fashion industry has been using robots for a long time.
Cory Doctorow blogs about Cluetrain Manifesto →
welfle: One of my favorite bloggers, Cory Doctorow, talks about one of my favorite nonfiction books, the Cluetrain Manifesto. It is almost ten years old, and the publishers are releasing a tenth anniversary edition.
E-books should be more than digital copies of a printed page… But the e-readers...– Inventor and technology futurist Ray Kurzweil, discussing his interactive book software Bilo (via go) Hmm. We’re still not sold; until this brings the full functionality of a Website, including the ability to fully share text/photos, this seems to be an expensive toy that isn’t better than print or...
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20 Sci-Fi films to look forward to in 2010 →
joshruben: Most stoked to see: Gondry’s Green Hornet Robert Rodriguez’ Predators (w/ Adrien Brody!?) Inception (obvs) via io9
The ascendancy of the non-private person
ericmortensen: claytoncubitt: “Tiger Woods, described frequently as a “very private” person, was unable to keep his private life private. Why? Because he interacted with non-private people. The reason Kim Kardashian and the Jersey Shore denizens have risen to positions of prominence in popular culture is because they each epitomize the non-private person. They have nothing to hide, so nothing...
More than a million people visited Disney free on... →