Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Information, Cognitive
A Layperson's View of Future Technology and Society
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Future For All

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Welcome! Future for All is my personal web site about future technology and its affect on society. Sometimes I write articles, but mainly I post hand-picked links to future technology articles, images and videos. I hope you like my site and find it useful.


Internet of Things IoT infographic

The Internet of Things

By the year 2040, anything and everything that can be tagged with a wireless identifier will probably have one (or more). Tiny, wireless electronic devices that are attached to an object to connect it to the Internet of Things (IoT).

The Internet of Things

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Smart Homes

Smart Homes

My home is not very smart. It does not know when to start my coffee or how to clean the floor. It has difficulty distinguishing between a roaring grease fire and a steamy shower, which makes it a good thing it can't remember the number to call in an emergency. What can we expect to experience in the smart home of the future? Smart Home

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Human Like Robots

girl robot life like robot

A life-like robot girl greets visitors at a world expo. To make it easier for us to warm up to a cold machine, future robots will look, feel and act more human. Robotics

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GMO Foods

GMO Labelling

Nanotubes have slipped into my sunscreen with the stealth of a cloned kitten. Why are products that use nano or bio technologies not clearly labeled?

Labeling the Future

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Technology and society

Some of the smartest individuals I know, suddenly remember their kids have soccer practice when I mention the latest tech breakthrough.

Future Technology and Society


Technology and society




Can you believe more children will be diagnosed with autism this year than AIDS, pediatric cancer and diabetes combined? Please help raise money and awareness to support the work of Autism Speaks by joining or donating to Team Nolan for their walk in San Diego, California.

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Approaching the Singularity

the singularity

Surfing the web for The Singularity gives me a gnarly headache. No doubt a reaction to asking my brain to find ways of replacing itself. Both intriguing and frightening, my approach to the Singularity is to treat it like a dessert tray--the further it is away, the less I am infatuated by it.

The Singularity

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Wealthy, Healthy and Wise

Transhuman, transhumanity,posthuman,posthumanity

When they first hit the market, future technologies like memory implants and longevity drugs, may only be affordable to a small percent of the population. What scenarios could lead to human enhancement technologies for all?


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Future Topics

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Rebecca Minkoff's Store Of The Future Will Blow Your Mind - Youtube
Futuristic materials — metal foam, transparent aluminum — are now a reality - MarketWatch
Why Are the Oldest People Alive Usually Women? - Yahoo! Health
Korean Robot Takes Home $2M Prize in DARPA Challenge - Live Science
Google's new finger control technology is straight out of a science fiction movie - Yahoo!


Super-resolution electron microscopy of soft materials like biomaterials -
3-D printing tough biogel structures for tissue engineering or soft robots -
First steps towards development of bioartificial replacement limbs suitable for transplantation - MGH
Windows 10 PC in a wall plug - Geek
Ray Kurzweil: Humans will be hybrids by 2030 - CNN


FBI behind mysterious surveillance aircraft over US cities - Yahoo!


Why Aren't The Aliens Here Already? - NPR


Destination: Home - Working to end homelessness


Scientists Use Nanoscale Building Blocks and DNA 'Glue' to Shape 3D Superlattices - BNL
Mystery methane on Mars: The saga continues - Phys.Org
The future of cuddly robots - Reuters video


Pets in the digital age: live, robot, or virtual? - Frontiers Media
Peter Fingar: The Cognitive Computing Era is Upon Us - PSFK


Cubit programmable "make anything" electronic platform - Gizmag
Drug perks up old muscles and aging brains - Medical Xpress


When an electron splits in two - Phys.Org


GMO controversy explained - Yahoo! News
NASA 'Warp Drive' Could Take Spaceship to Mars in 70 Days - Newsmax
Why are we obsessed with robots? - The Washington Post
IBM Researchers Close To Building A Practical Quantum Computer - ValueWalk
Powerwall home battery charges using electricity generated from solar panels, or when utility rates are low - Tesla


The coming problem of our iPhones being more intelligent than us - The Washington Post


Earth Day - April 22nd


Steering the epigenome to turn specific genes on -
How to get the entire immune system to attack cancer -
Self-Powered Camera - Columbia University


CEO Will Live on Worker Wage - Yahoo!
NASA Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan Predicts We'll Find Signs Of Alien Life Within 10 Years - Huffington Post


Food for thought: Master protein enhances learning and memory - Medical Xpress
NASA Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan Predicts We'll Find Signs Of Alien Life Within 10 Years - Huffington Post
New Camera Chip Provides Superfine 3-D Resolution - Caltech


A hyperspectral smartphone-based Star Trek 'tricorder' -
Study: 'Lightning Bolts' in the Brain Show Learning in Action - NYU Hospitals Center
5 Signs That Science Is Taking Over the World - Huffington Post


Here's the truth behind the strange phenomena that caused 2 men to sue the world's largest particle lab - Business Insider


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merging technology icons

NBIC Convergence - Merging Technologies

NBIC is an acronym for Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Information technology and Cognitive science. As these technologies race towards their own future with ever increasing speed, they merge to drive the new products, benefits and dangers predicted by forecasters, futurists and science fiction writers.


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