With sexual needs outsourced to robots, marriages could become stronger than ever.
It's hard not to be a cynic these days, but perhaps the mass layoffs some futurists claim are up the pipeline will never actually arrive.
More and more, "ambiently intelligent" systems are manipulating the periphery of our senses — could VR teach us to wrest back some control?
Also, healthcare for all, an end to climate change and affordable housing. Thanks.
How late-stage capitalism, climate change and space travel will transform our diets.
The Internet of Things will mirror the human immune system.
Bloomberg sends journalist Ashlee Vance to Canada to visit with the founders of Lyrebird, who have created an AI that can "clone human voices with frightening precision."
A futurist says the industry may have nowhere to go but down. What does the slide look like?
If you see this video in the future and want to prove us wrong, please go back to 2009 and have a glass of champagne with Stephen Hawking at his party for time travelers.
The creators of "Promession," a technology that involves freeze drying "to reduce the body's mass," insist they are the future of end-of-life.
On one hand, patents fuel innovation. On the other hand, they can make those innovations inaccessible to the people who need them the most.
Electric vehicles have only a tiny market share, but the auto industry is betting billions that they will soon be as cheap as conventional cars.
Just plug in your targets' unique demographics and the "smart" weapons will annihilate them immediately.
An innovation aimed at helping premature babies survive spurred wild, dystopian speculation — and left both physiology and technology in the dust.
Most of the work that goes into good world building never finds its way onto the page.
A San Francisco startup is trying to "liberate" the workplace from the tyranny of computer monitors using augmented reality headsets.
Something is terribly wrong. Something is terribly wrong. Something is terribly wrong. Something is terribly wrong.
Want to avoid your shitty ex at a party? That crying baby on a plane? That person so vocally obnoxious about opposing political views? Maybe, in the future, you will be able to "block" them from your life. Tom Scott takes this idea to its insane conclusion.
Researchers used "tissue as ink" to squirt out ovaries that successfully grew mouse pups.
We're looking at a future where our "cars are online all of the time," and while that's very cool, it's also a huge safety risk.
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