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Improbable but not impossible
Posted: 31 July 2014  
When we published this MindBullet several years ago, we didn't really expect this technology to emerge as more than improbable, but now it seems even NASA is giving it credulity!
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Nasa validates 'impossible' space drive (Wired UK)
31 July 2014
Nasa is a major player in space science, so when a team from the agency this week presents evidence that "impossible" microwave thrusters seem to work, ...
MindBullet logo CHINA'S MAGNETIC SPACESHIP ENGINE SUPERCEDES REALITY
Revolutionary 'electric rocket' reaches Mars without fuel
Dateline: 1 April 2029
They said it was impossible, but China has done it. After decades of skeptical press in scientific circles, an engine has been built that actually delivers ...
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IT'S CHAOTIC AND WE LOVE IT
Published on: 31 July 2014  
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Digital darwininsm provides innovation opportunities for the bold and nimble
Dateline: 7 July 2024
"Let's go and get us some Randomness today!" That's the corporate battle cry of the new breed of innovators, business mavericks who are not fazed by the complexity or turbulence of the post digital age. "It's crazy out there; isn't it fantastic?" Life, and business, beyond 2020 is chaotic. Digital technology has disrupted every industry in every part of the globe. From robotic mining in Australia, to 3D-printed houses in China, to artificial intelligence accounting in America, precision agriculture in ...
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Doug Vining Doug Vining
Disney and the magic data kingdom
Posted: 30 July 2014  
While we futurists and trend watchers are expounding on the joys of the Internet of Things, and how we can use data to create deeper and richer customer experiences, companies like Disney are doing just that. Here's a first hand account of Disney magic put to work:

For those who reserve a vacation at Disney’s ...
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Welcome to Dataland | re:form
30 July 2014
Design fiction at the most magical place on Earth
MindBullet logo TRACK ME ONCE, TRACK ME TWICE
New wearable tech is making (some of) us happier and healthier people
Dateline: 2 September 2015
Google Glass started it all, and now the viral spread of the Quantified Self meme is showing us the good, the bad and the ugly on the screens of our high ...
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Are we ready to take on the Robots?
Posted: 30 July 2014  
The future of humans will depend on our future relevance, in a world where automated, smart, self learning, agile robots are about to enter the mainstream. Are we ready for this world and how do we educate and develop people to stay ahead of a fast changing relevance curve? Many industries already seek to reduce ...
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When Robots Come for Our Jobs, Will We Be Ready to Outsmart Them? | Opinion | WIRED
30 July 2014
To survive in this new environment, we human beings must foster high-level cognitive or emotional skills, and find jobs that require them.
MindBullet logo NETWORKED ROBOTS ALL OVER MY HOUSE & GARDEN
Is this my worst nightmare, or perfect Utopia?
Dateline: 12 November 2015
Ever since Karel Capek coined the term 'robot' in his 1920 play Rossum's Universal Robots, we have associated these 'working machines' with the human form. ...
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