Lars Bollen

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10 mindblowingly futuristic technologies that will appear by the 2030s

Two decades is not a lot in the grand scheme of things, but owing to accelerating change we can expect to see the emergence of some fairly disruptive …

Singularity

With wearable tech like Google Glass, human behavior is now a design problem

Advertisement<p>13 Comments<p>Credit: CBS Television<p>For all the attention we’ve given in the past year to wearable devices like Google Glass, Nike FuelBand …

Why wearable computers will need advances in notification technology to thrive

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>As we quickly move into an era where even our jewelry, vehicles and household appliances are connected to the web, one of the …

How wearable technology could transform business

Business reporter, BBC News<p>Once upon a time seeing your life flash before your eyes was something people did their best to avoid.<p>The arrival of Google Glass seems to have changed that.<p>The excitement surrounding the prototype glasses, which let you take photos, send messages, get directions and a …

Google Glass

Jaron Lanier: We’re Being Enslaved by Free Information

He says our network architecture is shrinking the economy and impoverishing the middle class

Middle-class

Viewpoint: Megatrends that will change everyone's lives

<b>Imagine a future where concerns about sustainability and the environment have given way to worries about individual health and wellbeing.</b><p>Investors would shy away from "green" solution to instead focus on so-called "smart" products and technologies, such as digital assistants - ranging from portable …

Innovation

Anti-Social Apps Will Help Us Avoid Our Friends

By Luke Dormehl4 minute Read<p>You’ve just been through a bad breakup. After a few days of sulking, you decide it would be best to get out of the house. …

Social Media

How Kiip Ties Brand Rewards To Game And Life Achievements To Make Mobile Ads Engaging

Mobile rewards network Kiip thinks every great moment in life should be rewarded, and that advertisers should be the ones giving away the prizes. With a brand new app, a major new round of funding, and expansion beyond games, its model seems to be working.<p>Any brand that has ever tried to advertise …

Apps

Scientists invent hangover-free beer

Australian researches claim to have created an electrolyte-charged ale three times more hydrating than normal beer<p>Australia's ex-prime minister once broke a world record for sucking down a yard glass of ale. Now Oz is proud to announce that it has finally found the holy grail of hangover cures: …