We’re no longer starting a race towards changing humanity and all of our surrounding environments. We’re already well underway, and each week we’re given a small glimmer of just how large these exponential wave currents truly are. As they cascade across our entire planet, the innovations and discoveries we’ll make will be far beyond anything we can currently comprehend. The future might be in our hands, but it’s certainly not within our line of sight – yet. Welcome to the future!
Google's Area 120
Google CEO Sundar Pichai has recently announced plans to create a startup incubator, dubbed as “Area 120,” in response to a number of Google employees whom are jumping ship to start companies of their own. SOURCE
Solar Impulse 2
During an investor call, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg stated that Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) will begin outperforming humans in basic human senses – seeing, hearing, language, etc. – in the next 5 to 10 years. SOURCE
Stanford University professor Oussama Khatib has recently unveiled the OceanOne – a robot of his design which acts as a humanoid diver and eventually an underwater avatar using both A.I. and haptic feedback systems. SOURCE