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Neuroreality: The New Reality is Coming. And It's a Brain Computer Interface.

by Kristin Houser July 26, 2017 Virtuality 27602<p>The Virtual World<p>With the release of the Oculus Rift in March 2016, the age of virtual reality (VR) …

A Russian billionaire has launched the smallest-ever spacecraft into orbit — a key step to reaching a nearby star system

Breakthrough Starshot, a Russian billionaire's $100-million effort to explore the closest star system to our own, has launched the smallest-ever spacecraft into orbit around Earth.<p>The six cracker-size robots, called "sprites," are printed circuit boards designed to survive in space. Each one comes …

5 Habits of the Most Connected People

It's not what you know that makes you successful - it's who you know.<p>There's no question that success in business, and in life, often comes down to who you know, not what you know. This became especially apparent to me after spending time with one of the best-connected individuals I've ever met. …

Facebook Earnings: So Huge, and Growing So Fast

Revenue is increasing even faster than users. With more than 2 billion of the latter, Facebook dominates mobile.<p>Social networking juggernaut Facebook reported second-quarter earnings on Wednesday. The company's advertising revenue is up 47 percent year-over-year, from $6.2 billion to nearly $9.2 …

Social Media

The Sweetest Way to Eat Sour Cherries for Breakfast

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 375°F. Line a standard 12-well muffin pan with papers liners or coat the wells with cooking …

Recipes

How scientists are manipulating the mind with VR

Anil Seth has recently been experimenting with a new tool in his study of human consciousness: strobe lighting. A powerful strobe lamp, according to …

How to Turn Your Idea Into a Movement

Entrepreneur Network partner Kelsey Humphreys sits down with the 'OolaGuys' to find out how other authors, coaches and speakers can turn their ideas into movements.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The “OolaGuys” are co-authors of the international bestselling book series …

Cassini continues to "surprise and delight" on its final Saturn jaunt

Dubbed the "Grand Finale", this conclusive phase of Cassini's mission involves 22 dives through the 1,500-mile-wide (2,400-km) gap between the planet …

Do All People Experience Similar Near-Death-Experiences?

<i>Summary: Those who claim to have had a near death experience are likely to report the event had some universal elements, such as entering a tunnel or</i> …

Temporal

Humans came from distant galaxies, along with everything else in the Milky Way

Humans are formed from matter that flew billions of miles from another galaxy, according to a new study.<p>Much of the stuff around us and spread …

The data that transformed AI research—and possibly the world

In 2006, Fei-Fei Li started ruminating on an idea.<p>Li, a newly-minted computer science professor at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, saw her colleagues across academia and the AI industry hammering away at the same concept: a better algorithm would make better decisions, regardless of the …

These Chinese Companies Are Quietly Revolutionizing The VR Industry

At the recent Global ARVR China Summit in Shanghai, there were dozens of companies specializing in augmented, virtual and mixed reality (AR, VR and MR, now often to as XR), many of them pushing the medium forward. Compared with announcements by tech titans such as Microsoft, Google and Qualcomm …

HTC Vive

‘Valerian’: Luc Besson Reveals Why Americans Resist Bold Cinema

The director of "The Fifth Element" and "Lucy" knows a lot about having commercial sensibilities that don't fit Hollywood's sci-fi franchise …

Why It Doesn't Matter If Your Great Idea Is Already Taken

Your business needs two things; patience and a mission.<p>We, as a collective culture, love ideas. We obsess over trying to come up with them because we believe they are the magic bullet that can create overnight success.<p>TV shows like Shark Tank, The Profit and more allow us to live vicariously …

Fly over Pluto and Charon in the latest NASA footage

You can check out close-ups of these dwarf planets.<p>The New Horizons spacecraft may have moved on from Pluto, making a long march to the Kuiper Belt, but we're still deep in the process of analyzing the data it sent back. Now, for the spacecraft's one-year anniversary of its Pluto flyby, NASA has …

Solar System

Fry Leftover Rice Into a Breakfast Pastry the New Orleans Way

We’ve all found ourselves in the post-dinner situation of realizing we made too much rice. While heartier chicken soup, more textured vanilla …

New Orleans

This chip beams images onto the brain to help the blind see again

Circumventing your eyes entirely, this chip beams images from the world onto the brain to help restore sight<p>A team of university engineers has turned …

This Dizzying Galaxy Supercluster Will Change Your Perspective on The Cosmos

Hello, Saraswati.<p>Astronomers have discovered a massive supercluster of galaxies located approximately 4 billion light-years from Earth – and not only …

Simpresso Portable Espresso Machine

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This Amazing Map Fills a 500-Million Year Gap in Earth's History

Tectonics of our ancient world.<p>Earth is estimated to be around 4.5 billion years old, with life first appearing around 3 billion years ago. To …

Meet the PieFee: coffee served in a chocolate chip cup and pastry saucer from an Auckland bakery

We’ve had egg coffee, floral art lattes, the avolatte, and even the carrot-cino, so we can now extend a warm welcome to the new kid on the coffee block – the PieFee. The creation of baker and barista Chamnan Ly of The Tasteful Bakehouse on Auckland’s Karangahape Road, the coffee in a chocolate chip …

Laser as bright as a billion Suns alters fundamental physics of light and matter

Physicists from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln have created the brightest light ever produced on Earth, and it could be the first step towards …

Sony's unorthodox take on AI is now open source

The company behind the Aibo robot dog is releasing its algorithms to the wild.<p>When it comes to AI, Sony isn't mentioned in the conversation like Google, Amazon and Apple are. However, let's remember that it was on the forefront of deep learning with products like the Aibo robot dog, and has used it …

The neuroscience of motivation—and how it can change your life

Whether you’re an entrepreneur, freelancer, or manager, there’s no underestimating the power of motivation.<p>Motivation is what energizes, maintains, …

The Real Threat of Artificial Intelligence

BEIJING — What worries you about the coming world of artificial intelligence?<p>Too often the answer to this question resembles the plot of a sci-fi thriller. People worry that developments in A.I. will bring about the “singularity” — that point in history when A.I. surpasses human intelligence, …

7 Odd Things Successful People Do Over the Summer That Lazy People Do Not

I bet you don't do these.<p>What does it take to become successful--at anything?<p>I'll tell you what. It doesn't start with taking the summer off. That's for sure.<p>Summer is nothing more than a change in temperature--and if you live somewhere like California, then summer is even less noticeable. Sure, …

The 21 Best Books Of The Year, So Far

It's hard to find much about 2017 that feels incontrovertibly good; not only does every week seem to bring some catastrophic news story or another, but every day we get collectively reminded, via the insane tweets of one Donald Trump, of the collective doom toward which we're all rushing. (Happy …

What 5 Years of Bodybuilding Taught Me About Tackling Mondays

It's a mentality shift.<p>Do you know what Monday is in the fitness world?<p>It's not what it is in the working world, that's for sure. It's not the day where everyone drags their feet into the office, bags under their eyes. It's not the day people sit in front of their computers and start complaining …

Artificial intelligence genius Andrew Ng has another AI project in the works

He’s been called one of the “foremost thinkers on the topic of artificial intelligence,” so it’s no surprise that Andrew Ng — the cofounder of …

Artificial Intelligence