Future Trends –Three Laws of Driverless Cars

Posted By on September 30, 2016
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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 reads through dozens of blogs and news websites to find those things that we should be aware of. In Future Trends –Three Laws of Driverless Cars we look

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Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Human Resources Revolution

Posted By on September 28, 2016
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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 society, the workplace, in cities, and in our lives. In Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Human Resources Revolution we see examples of how AI is being applied to HR, real-time

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Book Keynote Speaker Nikolas Badminton for Your 2017 Event

Posted By on September 26, 2016
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2016 has been an incredible year with keynotes on Journalism, Media and Advertising, Artificial Intelligence, Education, The Future of Work, Innovations in Farming, Biohacking, and other areas where huge changes are coming. Nikolas is now taking bookings for 2017 and has dates available. Organizers are beyond delighted with what Nikolas brings to them: “I just wanted

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Open Sourcing the Brain

Posted By on September 26, 2016
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OpenBCI has developed a 3D-printed headset that allows our brains to interact with software. Want to measure the effect of meditation on your brain? It’s possible. Want to control a prosthetic limb with your mind? It’s possible. Right now, the only thing OpenBCI’s tech can’t do are the things we haven’t thought of. Your brain

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Future Music Pioneers: Mos Def aka Yasiin Bey

Posted By on September 26, 2016
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In Future Music Pioneers: Mos Def aka Yasiin Bey we look at the pioneering hip hop lyricist spirit of Dante Terrell Smith aka Mos Def, and most recently known as the powerful Yasiin Bey. A Tribe Called Red – R.E.D. Ft. Yasiin Bey, Narcy & Black Bear Power! Mos Def – The Ecstatic (Full Album) Art of Rap Mos

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Future Trends – Powerlines for Mesh Networks

Posted By on September 23, 2016
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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 reads through dozens of blogs and news websites to find those things that we should be aware of. In Future Trends – Powerlines for Mesh Networks we look

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The Future of Journalism: Empowered, Nonlinear, Essential

Posted By on September 22, 2016
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Nikolas Badminton was the keynote speaker at the orientation for incoming UBC journalism students on Tuesday September 6, 2016. His talk is entitled: The Future of Journalism: Empowered, Nonlinear, Essential Conversations, events and happenings surround us every minute of every day. And, over 6 billion of us have access to mobile connections which allow us to broadcast our

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A Discussion About DeepMind Health

Posted By on September 22, 2016
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Here is coverage of the first DeepMind Health Patient and Public Engagement Event. Streaming starts at 10am on Tuesday September 20th 2016. Read more at https://deepmind.com/applied/deepmind-health/ *** Nikolas Badminton is a world-respected futurist speaker that researches, speaks, and writes about the future of work, how technology is affecting the workplace, how workers are adapting, the sharing economy,

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Stepping into the Screen: The Boundaries of the VR Frontier

Posted By on September 21, 2016
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‘Stepping into the Screen: The Boundaries of the VR Frontier’ is a video by VICE Motherboard. Virtual reality video gaming has been a dream of the industry for decades. And, after several false starts such as Nintendo’s Virtual Boy and the SEGA VR, in 2016 it’s finally happening, and in a big way. Companies like Facebook

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Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Upgraded Creativity

Posted By on September 21, 2016
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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 society, the workplace, in cities, and in our lives. In Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Upgraded Creativity  we see several examples of how AI is being applied to

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