January 2014

2113/4 – Computronium Flavors

25 Jan , 2014 Uncategorized

My series 2113 is a speculative series of articles on a fictional timeline of the future set one century from now. This time portrays the future as it might be based on several premises. One premise is that we have no major catastrophes, and progress persists more or less without major industrial or societal collapse […]

2113 (part three) – Under Fifty Million Humans

25 Jan , 2014 Uncategorized

My series 2113 is a speculative series of articles on a fictional timeline of the future set one century from now. This time portrays the future as it might be based on several premises. One premise is that we have no major catastrophes, and progress persists more or less without major industrial or societal collapse […]

2113 (part two) – Getting stuck in progress

25 Jan , 2014 Uncategorized

My series 2113 is a speculative series of articles on a fictional timeline of the future set one century from now. This time portrays the future as it might be based on several premises. One premise is that we have no major catastrophes, and progress persists more or less without major industrial or societal collapse […]

2113 (part one) – Immortality and Taxes

25 Jan , 2014 Uncategorized

It is the year 2113. It is a very strange future, and one that has been shaped by the world we are already forming. 2113 is a the result of good 21st century where people didn’t die, and there was no major collapse or instability, and very few people died. There was no “great reset” […]

Major robotics paradigm shifts just itching to happen

2 Jan , 2014 Uncategorized

– Someone creates robots that can go out in the environment and engage in meaningful activity for weeks or months without human intervention. – Someone creates robots that are robustly ambulatory in outdoor environments. – Robots with onboard batteries that allow them to operate for at least a day before seeking a recharge. – Very […]