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2017 Trends Report: The Psychedelic Cultural Reality

Thank you for coming here and taking a look at my view on where we are headed as a society in 2017 with exponential technologies, and the companies that build them, drawing society down a new path. It’s the culmination of hundreds of hours of reading articles and research, watching...

Thank you for coming here and taking a look at my view on where we are headed as a society in 2017 with exponential technologies, and the companies...

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SOCIETY

Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Davos 2017

Each week on a Wednesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist highlights the top stories from the past week relating to the incredible rise of artificial intelligence and its application in...

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SOCIETY

Transhuman Tuesday – Being and Becoming More

Each Tuesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, summarizes 3 to 5 future looking developments in the realm of  transhuman and cyborg-related technologies. In Transhuman Tuesday – Being and Becoming More we look at...

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Energy Revolutions – Algae Biofuel

Each Monday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, shares the top energy revolution stories that have been revealed to the world in the past week. In Energy Revolutions – Algae Biofuel we look...

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Future Trends – Stupid Self-driving Cars

Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day he...

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SOCIETY

3 Cyberpunk Movies to Inspire You

Some days I like to find inspiration in science fiction. Book, film, conversations, my own writing, wherever. In ‘3 Cyberpunk Movies to Inspire You’ we see 3 short movies...

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SOCIETY

Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Why You Need a Chief AI Officer (CAIO)

Each week on a Wednesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist highlights the top stories from the past week relating to the incredible rise of artificial intelligence and its application in...

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SOCIETY

Transhuman Tuesday – Designer Babies with CRISPR CAS9

Each Tuesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, summarizes 3 to 5 future looking developments in the realm of  transhuman and cyborg-related technologies. In Transhuman Tuesday – Designer Babies with CRISPR CAS9 we see Jennifer Doudna,...

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SOCIETY

Energy Revolutions – China Breaking Records

Each Monday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, shares the top 3 to 5 energy revolution stories that have been revealed to the world in the past week. In Energy Revolutions...

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SOCIETY

Future Trends – The Running Man

Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day he...

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SOCIETY

The Future of Marriage and Relationships with Dr. Marina Adshade

In this episode Nikolas interviews Dr. Marina Adshade who has spent the last fourteen years teaching economics and engaging in original economic research. They discuss how technology influences...

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SOCIETY WORK

3 Predictions for Facebook VR

Here we see Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his team demo impressive Social VR software at Oculus Connect 3. A look at Facebook’s vision of how people will...

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CTV – 2017 Predictions on How the World Will Change

Nikolas Badminton joined Fiona Odlum on CTV to discuss what’s coming in 2017 – from mixed reality to autonomous vehicles and how that will save lives through to...

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SOCIETY WORK

Artificial intelligence and the evolution of the fractal economy

Originally posted on December, 4th, 2016 on Techcrunch. Money makes the world go round, or so they say. Payments, investments, insurance and billions of transactions are the beating...

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Global News – Look into the future for 2017

What can we expect in the year ahead? Researcher, author, and futurist Nikolas Badminton shares his predictions with Global News for 2017 – here, and below. *** Nikolas...

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Don’t Netflix and Chill: Watch DARK FUTURES

Last Christmas I gave you my heart, well actually I gave you ‘Don’t Netflix and Chill: 5 Cyberpunk Movies for Christmas Day‘ and this year I give you...

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Future Trends – Amazon’s Global Plan

Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day he...

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SOCIETY WORK

Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – AI, Automation, and the US Economy

Each week on a Wednesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist highlights the top stories from the past week relating to the incredible rise of artificial intelligence and its application in...

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SOCIETY

Transhuman Tuesday – Daft and Empowering Visions

Each Tuesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, summarizes 3 to 5 future looking developments in the realm of  transhuman and cyborg-related technologies. In Transhuman Tuesday – Daft and Empowering Visions we look at...

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Energy Revolutions – Breaking Nuclear Fusion Records

Each Monday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, shares the top 3 to 5 energy revolution stories that have been revealed to the world in the past week. In Energy Revolutions...

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Future Trends – The Moon and Feeding the World

Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day he...

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CITIES

A Vision of Vancouver in 2040

Nikolas Badminton joined the Planning and HR Executive teams from Metro Vancouver to talks about the evolution of citizens, smart cities, technology, infrastructure, and to make predictions for...

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SOCIETY

Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Normal Social Conventions and Waymo

  Each week on a Wednesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist highlights the top stories from the past week relating to the incredible rise of artificial intelligence and its application...

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SOCIETY

Transhuman Tuesday – Nootropics and Biohacking

Each Tuesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, summarizes 3 to 5 future looking developments in the realm of  transhuman and cyborg-related technologies. In Transhuman Tuesday – Nootropics and Biohacking we look at nootropics...

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Energy Revolutions – Billionaires take action

Each Monday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, shares the top 3 to 5 energy revolution stories that have been revealed to the world in the past week. In Energy Revolutions...

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