stephen hawking

The last two decades have ushered in significant change and transformation. I believe the 2020s will be dispositive in redefining the pillars of our economy, and COVID-19 magnifies this greatly.

Technology and ethics in the coronavirus economy

Software and the war against complexity

1:20 pm PST • January 5, 2020

Look around: what is happening? Australia, AI, Ghosn, Google, Suleimani, Starlink, Trump, TikTok. The world is an eruptive flux of frequently toxic emergent behavior, and every unexpected event is laced…

Software and the war against complexity

Google’s annual Year in Search is more than a digital record of the events, stories and phenomena that captured our attention over 12 months. It’s a reckoning, or computation, on…

Google’s year in search 2018: the World Cup, Fortnite GIFs and Bitcoin

Avery Haskell says he first knew he wanted to be an astronaut ever since he was a boy growing up in Houston near NASA’s Johnson Space Center. The 24-year-old Stanford…

Meet Shuttle, the company that’s building a booking agent for spaceflight

Stephen Hawking passed away earlier this year at the age of 76, but his incredible intellect isn’t yet done contributing to the scientific community. The acclaimed physicist’s final paper is…

Stephen Hawking’s final paper about black holes is now online
Media & Entertainment

VR helps us remember

4:21 am PDT • June 14, 2018

Researchers at the University of Maryland have found that people remember information better if it is presented in VR vs. on a two-dimensional personal computer. This means VR education could…

VR helps us remember

Stephen Hawking, whose work advanced the state of physics as much as the popular understanding of it, has died at the age of 76, his family has said. Hawking’s brilliant…

Stephen Hawking has died at 76

The future is here… or is it? With so many articles proliferating the media space on how humans are at the cusp of full AI, it’s no wonder that we…

Why we are still light years away from full artificial intelligence

Coca-Cola may be thinking of Snapchat Spectacles with its latest marketing ploy, a selfie-snapping bottle that features a camera in what can only be described as a bottle boot with…

Coca-Cola made a selfie bottle; luckily humans only have 1,000 years left

Artificial intelligence allows machines to reason and interact with the world, and it’s evolving at a breakneck pace. Now consider that most of our data, the best minds in the…

Advancements in artificial intelligence should be kept in the public eye
AI

AI is closer than we know

3:00 pm PST • March 11, 2016

Artificial intelligence is one of the hottest subjects these days, and recent advances in technology make AI even closer to reality than most of us can imagine. The subject really…

AI is closer than we know

Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk and over 1,000 AI and robotics researchers have signed a letter suggesting a ban on AI warfare, warning of the potential for rampant destruction at the…

Hawking, Musk Warn Of ‘Virtually Inevitable’ AI Arms Race

Stephen Hawking, perhaps the brightest mind this planet has to offer, says we’re doomed. That is, life on Planet Earth—summers at the beach, winters spent indoors playing World of Warcraft…

Hardware

Stephen Hawking sex tape (Sorta SFW, but not)

4:33 pm PST • November 29, 2007

That was weird now get your ‘stank skank ass out’.