Electronic memes for 2009-06-21

Mechanical quantum entanglement http://bit.ly/48DSUt # Fantastic evolutionary robotics work. http://bit.ly/jNa2J # How long before they are self powered and capable of manipulating DNA? http://bit.ly/84e8W # Powered by Twitter Tools.

Electronic memes for 2009-06-17

Perhaps this technology might lead to other types of self assembly. http://www.technologyreview.com/blog/arxiv/23682/ # Powered by Twitter Tools.

The inevitable forward march of the machines.

Many scientists agree, general AI is coming. Self aware machines capable of understanding both the world around them and themselves. Will we be overtaken by these machines? “When we started thinking for you, it really became our civilization.” Agent Smith – The Matrix. Both robotic scientists and Battlestar Galactica members agree that the AI is [...]

Electronic memes for 2009-06-16

Distributed virtual brain, very cool! If they get broad support we could see general AI in 15 years. http://tinyurl.com/motkjx # Earth’s first warp ship. http://dsc.discovery.com/space/slideshows/warpship/ # Powered by Twitter Tools.

Game changer.

Virtually every electronic device around has one of these and the technology hasn’t changed substantially in decades. Batteries. From your cell phone, to your tv remote, your car to your laptop, they all have batteries. One of the more common types now seen is the lithium ion battery. It works by moving lithium ions around [...]