The hottest Emerging technologies Substack posts right now

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In Bed With Social • 550 implied HN points • 07 Jan 24
  1. Innovative ways of communication using gestures are emerging globally.
  2. Somatic gestures are gaining popularity for relaxation and therapeutic purposes.
  3. Advancements in haptic technologies are reshaping human interaction with digital devices.
Reboot • 15 implied HN points • 07 Oct 23
  1. Autonomous vehicles should be deployed responsibly, with full participation of the public.
  2. Car-centric urbanism has negative impacts and it's crucial to prioritize public transportation and mixed-use urbanism.
  3. To ensure optimal benefit to society, emerging technologies like AVs should be governed accountably with input from residents and careful planning.
Cybernetic Forests • 19 implied HN points • 06 Sep 22
  1. Ben Laposky created early computer-generated art using oscilloscopes, demonstrating the blending of art and technology.
  2. The definition of AI has evolved over time, with different companies and eras defining it based on their needs.
  3. Artificial intelligence can be viewed as a product of relationships between components, like with the Cybernetic Tortoises, rather than just data-driven processes.
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What's Important? • 1 HN point • 18 Mar 23
  1. Artificial Intelligence is rapidly advancing and impacting various aspects of society, from productivity to creativity.
  2. Experts believe that A.I. could disrupt industries like search and transform how we interact with technology in the near future.
  3. There are speculative concerns about the development of Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) and the potential risks it poses to humanity.
Links I Would Gchat You If We Were Friends • 0 implied HN points • 01 May 14
  1. When powerful entities dislike your social media content, consequences abound, from reprimands to unexpected repercussions.
  2. Despite the idea that technology should spread power, it can also consolidate it in unexpected ways.
  3. The existence of luxury services like the 'Seamless for rich people' suggests that decadence and exclusivity are becoming more accessible in the digital age.
Computerspeak by Alexandru Voica • 0 implied HN points • 02 Dec 23
  1. The post is about a newsletter called Computerspeak focused on AI and emerging technologies, written by Alexandru Voica, who has a background in electrical engineering and computer science.
  2. Readers can access the full post archives with a 7-day free trial subscription to Computerspeak.
  3. Paid subscribers can sign in to access the content without the trial period.