Futurism & Technology

Mind-controlled devices and other “smart” technological advances. Incredible predictions & projects for the future of humanity.

How Home Automation Will Change the Way Our Houses Will Look in the Future

By | 2017-06-13T19:41:51+00:00 June 13th, 2017|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Home automation has been around for a while now, but every homeowner knows that they need to plan for the future. While the initial methods of home automation are most likely still going to be in use, the new and improved technology will likely include some wild and wonderful ideas. Let's explore how this technology [...]

7 Reasons Why Social Media Platforms Are Meant for Introverts

By | 2017-04-19T16:52:25+00:00 April 19th, 2017|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

For an introvert, socializing can be exhausting. But social media platforms can help us stay connected while still allowing us enough downtime. Here are seven reasons social media platforms help introverts to stay connected and be more sociable. 1. We find interactions on social media less intimidating than face-to-face interactions For introverts, socializing through social [...]

Cryogenic Freezing: the Present and Future of This Futuristic Technology

By | 2017-03-27T19:31:02+00:00 March 27th, 2017|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science|

Science fiction has long been enthralled with the concept of cryogenic freezing. The genre has used it to facilitate space exploration, dystopian futures, and the machinations of criminal masterminds. Unfortunately, the reality has been somewhat underwhelming due to the limitations of the technology. With that said, 2017 promises to be an exciting time for science [...]

8 Fresh Apps for Anxiety and Stress That Will Help You Relax

By | 2017-03-02T23:06:00+00:00 March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Futurism & Technology, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Apps for anxiety are a great tool to manage stressful situations and relax your body and mind. Anxiety and stress are part of our daily existence. 18.1% of U.S. adults suffer from anxiety, and 22.8% of those cases are classified as severe. How about stress? Everyone experiences it. Every single one of us. Stress has [...]

What Will Happen in 2017? Here Are a Few Ideas

By | 2017-02-11T11:47:01+00:00 February 11th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Futurism & Technology, Medicine & Genetics, Parapsychology & Psychic Phenomena, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , , |

What will happen in 2017? you ask. According to predictions, quite a bit! We’re all in shell shock right now, reeling from the multiple events and disasters of 2016. Last year being one of the most intriguing years in decades, had beloved celebrities dying left and right, while mass killings littered the new’s channels. What [...]

End of Privacy? Facial Recognition App Enables Photographer to Identify Random People on the Subway

By | 2017-01-13T21:46:37+00:00 December 22nd, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, Futurism & Technology|Tags: , , |

This facial recognition app will make you rethink the privacy you believe you have. The international hype of posting photos of yourself in various life situation has expanded over the past 10 years. People are posting more and more photos of themselves in all different situations and less or more directed scenes. This phenomenon was [...]

Learning to be Alone in a World of Constant Connection

By | 2017-01-13T21:46:42+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Want to be more productive, focused and creative? Learning to be alone could be the answer - but ditch the cell phone first. There is no doubt that technology can be a useful thing. However, there are drawbacks to constant connectivity, one of which is that we are never really alone anymore. A recent study has shown [...]

6 Things I Am No Longer Impressed By

By | 2017-01-13T21:46:45+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Categories: Earth, Food for thought, Futurism & Technology|Tags: , , , , , , |

In a world of scarce resources, inequality and environmental meltdown, there are some things it’s no longer worth being impressed by. If we want to see a fairer, happier and more peaceful world, we need to re-evaluate our measures of success. Here are six things we should no longer be impressed by: 1. Square-footage With [...]

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