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From The Designers Of Fitbit, A Digital Tattoo Implanted Under Your Skin | Co.Design | business + innovation + design

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This is Project Underskin, a concept by NewDealDesign.

It’s an implantable tattoo.

It can communication via NFC, and it can sense your gestures and location, too. 203 more words

Christianity

Should we use technology to enhance the human condition?

If it weren’t for orthotics, I would walk around in constant pain. And if it weren’t for glasses and contact lenses, I would not be able to play hockey, or may have struggled at school. 962 more words

Technology

To be or not to be, that is the (transhumanist) question.

“Transhumanism is a class of philosophies of life that seek the continuation and acceleration of the evolution of intelligent life beyond its currently human form and human limitations by means of science and technology, guided by life-promoting principles and values.”

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Cryonics, Pseudoscience, Principle, & Religion

This post is just a bit of an info-dump; a very slightly tweaked excerpt from a conversation about the relationship between Cryonics, pseudoscience, … 477 more words

The 6 Epochs of Evolution | MindMedley | Ray Kurzweil.

The singularity. What is it? Broadly defined, the singularity refers to the merging of humanity with technology. Popularized by Sci-fi and the base for most modern cinema, the truth is that we are getting closer and closer to the singularity as time progresses. 588 more words

Transhumanism

Elon Musk: We are "summoning the demon" with AI

http://www.smh.com.au/digital-life/digital-life-news/we-are-summoning-the-demon-with-ai-technologist-elon-musk-20141026-11c8ql.html

There have already been several dire warnings from Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk in recent months regarding the perils of artificial intelligence, but this week he actually managed to raise the bar in terms of making AI seem scary. 405 more words

World News

October 28, 2014 at 05:55PM

Isn’t life amazing? Isn’t life AWESOME?!? Eternal life fans never surrender to death. We love life too much! The idea of dying and ceasing to exist is utterly repulsive to us. 248 more words

Aging