All Articles Of Nikolas Badminton

CBC Fast Forward: When Robots Take Over

Posted By on April 25, 2015
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In CBC Fast Forward: When Robots Take Over we talk to futurist Nik Badminton about how technology and the human experience are going to intertwine in the future here on Vancouver Island. Everything from the Internet of Things, Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR), the changing work economy, the future of work, the freelance economy,

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Virgin’s Unlimited Vacation Proposal

Posted By on September 21, 2014
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On Tuesday 23rd September, Richard Branson announced a bold new step forward for Virgin in a blog post on their site. Flexible working has revolutionised how, where and when we all do our jobs. So, if working nine to five no longer applies, then why should strict annual leave (vacation) policies? You could hear the

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The Curious World of Sex and Technology

Posted By on August 21, 2014
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At the From Now Conference in 2014, I prepared a presentation entitled ‘Sex and the Singularity’. It spoke about how far we have come with technology creeping into our sex lives, sexuality and intimate relationships (scroll to the end for the video if you want to skip the insight in this article). In preparation for the

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