Omar Miyazaki

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17 ways technology will change our lives by 2050

New forms of technology are bound to change how we live.<p>We asked Ian Pearson, a futurist with an 85% accuracy record, what new technology we can expect to see by 2050 and how it will change the way we live.<p>Scroll down to see Pearson's biggest predictions about the future:

Artificial Intelligence

'A shaved orangutan with Owen Wilson's hair': John Oliver skewers UK politicians after Brexit vote

Following the UK's vote to leave the European Union, the "Last Week Tonight" host took aim at Prime Minister David Cameron, UK Independence Party leader Nigel Farage, and former London Mayor Boris Johnson during a segment on his show.<p>Oliver, who advocated remaining in the EU on his show last week, …

Great Britain

13 Mental Models Every Founder Should Know

Mental models are to your brain as apps are to your smartphone. Just like apps, there are a ton of mental models. They help you make decisions, solve …

5 Ways Technology Will Completely Change Your City Before 2025

There is a long list of things that can be done to improve technology in cities in the next five to ten years, and some cities are already taking the first steps.<p><i>What technology should we expect cities to realistically adopt within the next 5-10 years? originally appeared on Quora -</i> <i>the knowledge</i> …

Wearable Tech for Babies Is Now a Thing

<i>This piece was originally published on Uncubed.</i><p>Sure there’s nothing more miraculous than a newborn child. But have you ever looked into the flashing …

Meet EMILY, the Robot Lifeguard Launched From a Helicopter

Swims through the water with the greatest of ease.<p>If you thought bulletproof, jet-powered superheroes in colorful outfits exist only in the movies and comic books, then it's time to reconsider. EMILY, a remote-controlled robot lifeguard, recently proved her value by rescuing some 300 Syrian …

Ocean Exploration

Autonomous Robot Performs Successful Surgery On Living Pig

A STAR surgeon<p>In recent years, robots have steadily crept their way into the operating room, helping to perform procedures as humans direct their movements. Robotic devices in surgery have a lot of potential benefits; they can help reduce error rates and increase the efficiency of the surgeries. …

Why 2020 Is Shaping Up To Be A Pivotal Year

In <i>The Dynamo and the Computer</i>, economist Paul David explains that although electricity became widely available in the late 19th century, its major effects weren’t seen until 30 years later. More recently, Robert Gordon’s new book, The <i>Rise and Fall of American Growth</i> showed that by the 1940’s the …

Moore's Law

Homo Sapiens 2.0? We need a species-wide conversation about the future of human genetic enhancement

After 4 billion years of evolution by one set of rules, our species is about to begin evolving by another.<p>Overlapping and mutually reinforcing revolutions in genetics, information technology, artificial intelligence, big data analytics, and other fields are providing the tools that will make it …

A guide to San Francisco’s remaining diners - Inside Scoop SF

Related Links<p>The plight of the disappearing San Francisco diner<p>Lost Diners of the Bay Area: Then and Now<p>Tenderloin classic, Lafayette Coffee Shop, shutters after over 60 years<p>This past weekend, Chronicle staff writer Jonathan Kauffman explored the plight of the disappearing San Francisco …

San Francisco

The most San Francisco restaurants: The true classics

<i>Editor's note: This is the first installment in an SFGATE series of the "most San Francisco" restaurants.</i><p>A friend visiting San Francisco from Seattle recently had a request that initially sounded simple.<p>He wanted to dine out at a very "San Francisco" restaurant. He had no preference about the style …

San Francisco