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Future Trends – Winning Cyborgs

Posted By on September 15, 2017
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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 Exponential Minds’ Future Trends – Plantoid Blockchain we look at how SV

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Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Apple’s AI Chip

Posted By on September 13, 2017
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In the EXPONENTIAL MINDS’ Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Apple’s AI Chip we see Apple’s Neural Engine, Hackers weaponizing AI, big data and innovation, politics detection, and our ol’ pal Vladimir Putin. Everything you need to know about Apple’s AI chip Apple’s Neural Engine will process tasks like its new FaceID facial recognition, understanding voice commands for Siri, and image-processing. This isn’t

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The Future Workplace 2030 (Canada Edition)

Posted By on September 11, 2017
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On Monday September 11th 2017 Nikolas Badminton Futurist Speaker gave a compelling keynote to the 350+ attendees at the Canadian Employment Relocation Council (CERC) to discuss the future of work. The presentation included Canadian economic considerations, innovation practices, the Exponential Technologies- Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things (IofT), Renewable Energy, Blockchain, Personalized Medicine, Nanotechnology, and

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Dark Futures Film Club – It Should Be Easy

Posted By on September 5, 2017
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As an extension of the DARK FUTURES speaker series, Nikolas Badminton will carefully select a number of short videos by the world’s edgiest producers and share them via this site Here we have Ben Meinhardt with what many of us (especially GenXers) have to struggle with on a weekly basis as our parent connect into

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Future Trends – Bitcoin Nabs Sex Traffickers

Posted By on September 1, 2017
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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 Exponential Minds’ Future Trends – Bitcoin Nabs Sex Traffickers

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Thomas Friedman on Thriving in the Age of Acceleration

Posted By on August 30, 2017
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He has been called ‘the most influential columnist in America’, and is read by everyone from small-business owners to President Obama. As a star columnist of The New York Times, Thomas Friedman has won the Pulitzer Prize three times. Although he has been dubbed ‘the high priest of globalisation’, Friedman is well aware that it

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Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Writing Game of Thrones

Posted By on August 30, 2017
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In the EXPONENTIAL MINDS’ Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Writing Game of Thrones we see AI writing the next GoT book, a $1 billion dollar fund, surveillance, the real truth behind AI, and demining Cambodia. Artificial Intelligence Is Attempting To Write The Next Game Of Thrones Book Are you tired of waiting for George R. R. Martin to finish his

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Learn More About Quantum Computing

Posted By on August 29, 2017
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In the past couple of years Quantum Computing has really come into the foreground as an area of research and practicality in solving modern problems that traditional computers cannot. I’ve started to discuss this at conferences I keynote as part of what I am calling the ‘Exponential 7’ – Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Internet of

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Nikolas Badminton on Predictive Government

Posted By on August 28, 2017
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Futurist Speaker Nikolas Badminton joined over 300 leaders in policy and regulation from the Ontario government in Toronto to discuss what it takes to consider the changing world with Exponential technologies and how to create a ‘Predictive Government’. And, here is the presentation that was given Ontario, The Exponential Province from Nikolas Badminton, Futurist You

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