Futurism

DNA-based Computing - DNA digital data storage cost forecast

DNA-based Computing - DNA digital data storage cost forecast

“In April 2016, researchers published a method to encode, save, extract, and decrypt data dynamically into DNA” University of Washington...
The Automation Matrix or which jobs are going to be displaced by robots

The Automation Matrix or which jobs are going to be displaced by robots

“In the twenty-first century, the robot will take the place which slave labor occupied in ancient civilization” Nikola Tesla Dear robot...
Bitcoin is a stupid idea, but blockchain is a revolutionary one

Bitcoin is a stupid idea, but blockchain is a revolutionary one

Did you know that Bitcoin already consumes 0.15% of the world electricity production without any societal value besides speculation? On the other hand, blockchain has the power to reduce a country´s energy consumption by enabling IoT and machine to machine payments.

The growth of data consumption is unsustainable

The growth of data consumption is unsustainable

“If we carry on going the way we have been it would become unsustainable – this level of data centre growth is not sustainable beyond th...
The Future of Energy

The Future of Energy

Many futurists and social entrepreneurs dream of a utopian, soon-coming, renewable-only world. Unfortunately, the world as an energy system is not agile. It is more like a dinosaur. It is a big, fat, and slow dinosaur whose veins are running on sticky crude oil.
Climate change for sceptics

Climate change for sceptics

Climate change is a fact. Man-made climate change has occurred in a blink of an eye in geological terms. The effects will be irreversible for the foreseeable future. We better get used to a 4ºC to 8ºC warmer climate. Some of the expected consequences of climate change #thefutureiswaiting are
#0 A Journey into the Future

#0 A Journey into the Future

A JOURNEY INTO THE FUTURE