Couldn't Attend TTM? Read the SAS Report
The SAS Workshop in San Diego was run in conjunction with TTM2018, a fitting association since the horizon on the initiative is long term 2040-2050. It was pointed out that the evolution towards Symbiotic Autonomous Systems is “almost” inevitable. It will be the end result of the concurrent evolution of machine augmentation and human augmentation converging on a symbioses.
Read the Full Report (PDF, 454 KB)
Security Does Double Duty As Market Analysis Tool
Security cameras have become ubiquitous and are now starting to being used as image sensors to harvest data about the behaviour of people. This goes quite beyond their original goal, and yet, to our author, it makes perfect sense.
Brain-Machine Interface- The Processor Of The Future?
“Our brains produce enough data to stream 4 HD movies every second. The problem is that the best way we have to get information out into the world—speech—can only transmit about the same amount of data as a 1980s modem. We’re working on a system that will let you type straight from your brain about 5x faster than you can type on your phone today." Sound familiar? Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook, made this claim in 2017 - but he revisited these concepts recently in a two hour interview at Harvard.