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It's about technology. It's about humanity. It's about our future. It's Fw:Thinking.
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All good things must come to an end. The podcast crew bids you farewell in this final episode. Peek behind the scenes at the Fw:Thinking podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Joe and Lauren share their favorite predictions about the future while Jonathan makes lots of jokes. What predictions rank among the team's favorites? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The podcast crew talks about some of their favorite predictions about the future, from evolving language to 20th century French postcards. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Will we ever find a cure for diabetes? Are there technologies that will help people manage diabetes more easily? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Will we ever find a cure for diabetes? Are there technologies that will help people manage diabetes more easily? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Has the 3D printer craze fizzled out? What are the trends in consumer 3D printers? Is this technology doomed to obscolescence? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
How did Stanford teach monkeys to transcribe Hamlet using only their monkey brains? And how could this technology benefit us in the future? We revisit computer-brain interfaces. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The AI Arms Race Part One

The AI Arms Race Part One

2016-09-2001:12:57

What is artificial intelligence? What's the difference between weak, strong, narrow and general AI? And what's state of the art today? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Are we destined for an AI arms race? Why would nations race to develop AI? And will we ever create superintelligent AI? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Carbon capture sequestration is all about removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. Can we convert the greenhouse gas into solid rock? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
If you could make the world a better place by removing the ability for people to make selfish choices, would you do it? We continue the conversation. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
If you could make the world a better place by removing the ability for people to make selfish choices, would you do it? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Future of Voting

The Future of Voting

2016-08-1201:09:291

Voting technology is tricky. It's outdated in many jurisdictions but the next step might have big security problems. What is the future of voting? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Groovy Moon Boots

Groovy Moon Boots

2016-08-1043:59

How could haptic feedback motors improve the boots astronauts wear? And what are some other applications? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
By 2021, we won't be able to shrink transistors down any further. What does this mean for Moore's Law? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
In 2014, we talked about how the Solar Impulse aircraft would fly around the globe using solar energy to create electricity. Two years later, that journey is over. How did it do? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Every year, programmers write more than a trillion lines of code. How could automated cybersecurity systems help our technology stay safe from malicious hackers? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
We explore the wonderful, terrifying world of combining technology and organic material. From robots with slug muscles to an artificial stingray, what's up with cyborgs? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Cognitive Buildings

Cognitive Buildings

2016-07-2237:53

What if your building could think? Cognitive buildings are an integrated approach to the Internet of Things concept. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Back in the 1930s, engineers suggested we build floating airports on the water to work around space constraints. Is it finally time to build one? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
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