All Articles Of Nikolas Badminton

BBC Radio Solent: Julian Clegg Interviews Nikolas Badminton

Posted By on October 21, 2015
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In BBC Radio Solent: Julian Clegg Interviews Nikolas Badminton we look at today as the future. Marty McFly traveled to 21st October 2015 in Back to the Future. We speak to Futurist Nikolas Badminton. Nikolas graduated from Bournemouth University in the 1990’s, he now lives in Vancouver. *** Nikolas Badminton is a world-respected futurist speaker that

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What Predictions Back to the Future Got Right

Posted By on October 21, 2015
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26 years ago, Marty McFly and Doc Brown climbed into their time-traveling flying DeLorean and set the controls to the distant future – October 21, 2015 –which happens to be today. For a $40M dollar budget, it’s pretty amazing what they achieved with the vision presented in the film. So as you read these correct predictions,

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Nikolas Badminton Discusses Hacking the Future

Posted By on October 19, 2015
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Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, is a regular contributor to Lynda Steele’s CKNW Drive Time show talking about a number of future-forward items from The Future of Work, The Sharing Economy, Privacy, and other items of public interest. In CKNW, Lynda Steele Show – Oct 19: Hacking the Future, Lynda talks with Nikolas about Hacking the Future with biohacking.

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DARK FUTURES: Event on November 24th, 2015

Posted By on October 19, 2015
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DARK FUTURES is brought to you by Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, and the team that brought you the Cyborg Camp YVR, From Now: Humanity with Technology, and PRODUCT events. Society goes about their daily routine oblivious to the psychological, physiological, macroeconomic and technological forces at work. Are we sleepwalking? Can we wake up to what is happening and

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Everyone Loves Biohacking

Posted By on October 19, 2015
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The week of the 12th of October was busier than usual. The previous Thursday Tamsyn Burgmann from the Canadian Press interviewed me about biohacking and the implant I had done at From Now in 2014. We also talked more generally about the biohacking scene in Canada. Here is the video from the From Now conference that

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630CHED – Biohacking and Futurism

Posted By on October 17, 2015
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In 630CHED – Biohacking and Futurism, Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, spoke to Ryan Jesperson at 630CHED on October 15th, 2015 about biohacking. *** 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, and how the world

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The Future of Work: The App and Sharing Revolution

Posted By on October 15, 2015
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The original post can be seen at Vancity Buzz Welcome to VanCityFutures, a new monthly column that focuses on the technological changes in the world, what they mean for all of us here in Vancouver, and the wider implications in the world. My name is Nikolas Badminton and I’m a Futurist and speaker. I have

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The Future of User Experience – Mind Control

Posted By on October 14, 2015
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In ‘The Future of User Experience – Mind Control’ we look at how brain controlled interfaces are becoming more prevalent in today’s society. This has huge implications for those that are physically disabled and the world will be more of an accessible place. Here we highlight some of the most recent experiments in the use

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Everybody Needs a Little Robot Love

Posted By on October 13, 2015
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While trawling through dozens of posts today I found this quite charming video that features a little robot assistant called Robohon (made by the electronics giant SHARP). In this article, Everybody Needs a Little Robot Love, we look at Robohon and what it is going to take to design products that connect deeply with us. We

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