Darryl Caldwell

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Google and NASA's Quantum Artificial Intelligence Lab

Physicists Discover Geometry Underlying Particle Physics

Physicists have discovered a jewel-like geometric object that dramatically simplifies calculations of particle interactions and challenges the notion …

Forget Samsung and Apple. This is the future..

Available on iOS & Android only.<p>Tag<p>This is sensitive<p>Attribute original poster<p>We remove posts that include copyright or trademark infringement. If …

Summit Europe, Singularity University's First Public Event, Coming November 15-16 To Budapest

In just a few months, Summit Europe — the first European conference hosted by Singularity University — will take place in Budapest, Hungary on …

Google's Next Big Search: How And Why We Age

<b>What's the Latest Development?</b><p>Google's newest project involves a subject that affects most people sooner or later: The company has announced the …

Got $5,000? Do A Science Experiment In Space

Space is becoming democratized. No matter how silly or smart your science is, you can soon pay to launch it to the stars.<p>Humans have been performing science experiments in space ever since space travel became possible (anyone remember Laika, the Soviet space dog?). But not just anyone could perform …

The Bitcoin of governance could be coming soon

I left Istanbul in mid-June to join a 10-week program in Silicon Valley to solve global grand challenges through technology. On the first day, futurist and director of engineering at Google, Ray Kurzweil, and futurist and CEO of X PRIZE foundation, Peter Diamandis, laid out our mission at …

Singularity University Graduates 2013 Class: Startups Emerge To Solve Major Health Problems

Over the weekend, the latest graduates of Singularity University’s Graduate Studies Program presented their proposals for using accelerating …

Brazil and India Lead the Way in Everyday Use of Biometrics

If “The Graduate” were made today, the advice given to Benjamin by the cocktail party guest Mr. McGuire wouldn’t be to go into plastics, but rather …

These Geometrical Shapes Are Diagrams of Human Consciousness

The diagram above may look like something out of an antiquated high school geometry book, but it’s actually a depiction of human consciousness by the …

More Common Overseas, Automated Parking Garages Are Popping Up in the US

There’s a new perk in high-end apartment buildings—fully robotic parking lots. No more careless valet dinging the Rolls at 1706 Rittenhouse, …

NSA's new meanings for common terms

The ACLU's Jameel Jaffer and Brett Max Kaufman have compiled a NSA lexicon, listing the made-up, nonsensical meanings that the NSA has assigned to …

Crabster Robot to Walk Along the Ocean Floor, Investigate Shipwrecks

As six-legged robots go, other than its nifty red and yellow paint job, the Crabster robot has a pretty standard look. It isn’t the biggest hexapod, …

Meaning Is Healthier Than Happiness

People who are happy but have little-to-no sense of meaning in their lives have the same gene expression patterns as people who are enduring chronic adversity.<p>For at least the last decade, the happiness craze has been building. In the last three months alone, over 1,000 books on happiness were …

UK Scientists Create World's First Pee-Powered Cell Phone

Scientists at Bristol Robotics Laboratory first harnessed the power of pee two years ago, and now their research has taken a giant leap forward. The …

How open data is changing the world – video

Activate London Summit 2013: Sir Nigel Shadbolt, chairman and co-founder, Open Data Institute moderates a panel on how open data is helping to change …

Berlin’s Network Effect Will Make It A Global Startup Center

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Matt Cohler is a General Partner at</i> <i>Benchmark</i> <i>and was the lead investor in Asana, Instagram and Quora among others. You can follow him on Twitter @mattcohler.</i><p>Throw a dart at a map. There’s a pretty good chance it’ll hit near someplace hoping to become the “next Silicon Valley.”<p>I’d bet …

Amid Controversy, Udacity’s Sebastian Thrun Is Relearning How to Teach

“I don’t know why people react so extremely to what we do,” said Sebastian Thrun, the co-founder and CEO of Udacity, a company that’s trying to …

How NASA steers the International Space Station around space junk

Jockeying 400 tons of space station around debris ain't like dusting crops, boy.<p>Orbiting about 250 miles (400-ish km) above our heads is one of the …

Buck up, America. It’s going to get better.

There are many reasons to be pessimistic. The economy continues to limp sideways, although limping is an improvement since the crash of 2008. Unemployment remains stubborn — not budging from 7.6 percent following Friday’s jobs report. Wages remain more or less stagnant. According to a study from …

Drone UAVs: Pros vs Cons Symposium Videos

In June I did 6 conferences in about 30 days and, while the UAVs: Pros and Cons Symposium was the last one chronologically, it was among the best …

On the exponential curve: inside Singularity University

<i>This article was taken from the May 2013 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online, and</i> …

Singularity University: meet the people who are building our future

It's day one at the Singularity University: the opening address has just been delivered by a hologram. Craig Venter, who was one of the first …