$10 million ANA Avatar XPRIZE announced at SXSW
At the South by Southwest conference in Austin, Texas on Monday, Diamandis and his organization announced a new $10 million competition to develop “real-life avatars” to enable humans “to remotely see, hear, and interact with physical environments and other people.”
Future of Retail
Exponential technologies (AI, VR, 3D printing, and networks) are radically reshaping traditional retail.
A Bridge to Abundance
When looking at the most pressing issue humanity will face in the next 100 years, I do not believe it will stem from those typically highlighted by the media: a scarcity of water, energy, or other resources.
Why UBI Works
Will Artificial Intelligence “destroy humanity?”... probably not. But I am concerned that A.I. and Robotics will massively impact the future of work.
First Jobs To Go
There’s little question in my mind that advances in artificial intelligence and robotics will significantly displace humans in the workplace. We’re not talking about every job, but most of today’s jobs (as currently configured) will eventually be performed by AI and robots or in partnership with AI and robots.