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Nanoblades, son by Eliza Smallhall - Thu, 26 Oct 2017 06:22:29 EST ID:GvPMwnsN No.37332 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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nanoblades when?
Phoebe Pitthall - Sat, 04 Nov 2017 22:37:01 EST ID:MGHVvWyl No.37339 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Nanoblades were one of the the first technologies humans invented; the obsidian knife, a more primitive kind of knife even than the stone hand axe, has a blade about 3 nanometers thick. Recently (like the 1950s), we've invented diamond versions of these that do not dull quite as quickly, but it's still basically the same thing.
Archie Burringlock - Sun, 12 Nov 2017 02:56:49 EST ID:fIS7VhYA No.37349 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Cool info nigga.
Samuel Chocklebury - Mon, 13 Nov 2017 11:50:17 EST ID:gBz8HSKl No.37351 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Alright, then how about PICO blades?
Charles Fashsad - Mon, 13 Nov 2017 13:53:41 EST ID:15D8MoTn No.37352 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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So something that cuts with a blade the size of a subatomic molecule, instead of a single molecule?

I guess that would be a photon knife i.e. a laser. Good luck pinning one of the fuckers down though.

We already have pretty advanced cutting technology, but it's mostly only useful in industry. Nano and smaller blades as weaponry are pretty much useless currently (until we find a way to make something like a laser rifle more effective than a firearm.) So to answer the question of when...probably around the time we get desktop (and therefore backpack) fusion -- or some great advance in battery technology, like two orders of magnitude greater storage capacity...<~50 years I'd guess?

Currency by Archie Blatherstone - Sun, 14 May 2017 17:28:17 EST ID:vO7dNIdh No.37208 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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How will currency change in the future, or will it stay the same? Will we be buying our soycaf with cold hard fiat dollars, bitcoins, labor vouchers, bottle caps, or something entirely different?

My favorite idea for future currency is TIME! All the work will be as valuable, and with the smart watches and -glasses and -boxers we can automatize the measure system so that everyone's working hours are counted laser sharp. Then you simply trade your work time to someone elses time in the form of goods.
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Rebecca Mablingman - Wed, 26 Jul 2017 18:07:06 EST ID:Fhvy4FkY No.37274 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Money is a medium for allocating resources, it measures and stores value and can be used for trade. It's pretty good and for a long time it was the best possible solution but I think we can do better now. Sadly it doesn't relate to time and in theory it should instead reflect the value added by an action.

Ideally when trading a it should be occupy a point where it is worth more than one party is giving up, but the other party gets more value from what they receive than they could get using the money any other way, for example someone is 100 units for their work, they value the time and energy at 90 units and the person buying would get value worth 110 units from it. Everyone wins. In reality this does not always occur and I would go as far as saying it's never reliably done this and a lot of people push to make it happen even less. Things like inaccurate information, uneven markets and the like ensure this (advertising that deceives, uneven bargaining, leveraging the legal system to exploit people, and natural monopolies that are run inefficiently either by a poorly managed government organisation or by a private organisation who exploits everyone ruthlessly seeking profit maximisation and not efficiency and so on).

So yeah. Money needs to change or be replaced.
Phoebe Guzzlemetch - Mon, 16 Oct 2017 10:15:53 EST ID:/p7DFXoJ No.37327 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Personally I think crypto is the future. No more centralization, no more states fucking you in the ass, be it regarding your freedom or regarding insane taxation and inflation.

What cryptocurrencies have you invested in anons? What are you bullish on?

Personally I am extremely bullish on Bitbay. It is the sole working decentralized anonymous marketplace and trustless contracting platform while fixing many BTC flaws and planning to have a decentralized peg that brings price stability by preventing volatility, especially [whales, traders/bots, media] shady price manipulation.
Pic related why I am bullish on it. It has both mainstream and darknet potential and could become our own decentralized crypto "eBay/amazon".
Jenny Sullerkodging - Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:57:54 EST ID:kA6WM/dj No.37328 Ignore Report Quick Reply
due to varying efficiency in the conversion
Jenny Hundlenetch - Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:08:18 EST ID:GvPMwnsN No.37329 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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currency will become itself, a means of communicating value, stripping itself of all stifling symbolisms, for the maximum efficiency which is THE INFINITE CYCLE OF TRUTH THROUGH THE BEAUTIFUL (GRAMMAR) THE JUST (LOGIC) AND THE GOOD (RHETORIC)
Ernest Follyworth - Sun, 12 Nov 2017 18:23:28 EST ID:9nGJrXRI No.37350 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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all in on the NWO coin of course

TRANSHUMANISM by Barnaby Fodgehutch - Wed, 08 Nov 2017 19:38:39 EST ID:vtLNTMWT No.37345 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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everybody gets 1 what augmentation do you pick?
personally, i would select a neural interface brain implant. all the power of the internet IN MY BRAIN, no need for a handheld anymore .
Nathaniel Sibblestone - Thu, 09 Nov 2017 19:26:12 EST ID:9hMPsij0 No.37346 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Yeah if you only get one, that's gotta be it. Unless one of the keys to immortality is some kind of implant.
Albert Croblinghood - Fri, 10 Nov 2017 08:10:18 EST ID:eETM+sNe No.37347 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I can see the appeal, but the chances of someone developing malware for that things is pretty much 100%
Reuben Dartstock - Fri, 10 Nov 2017 15:44:54 EST ID:WLEKJB/B No.37348 Ignore Report Quick Reply
But the implant could harness psychic energy to destroy the virus

Cyborg Nest by Therm0ptic !cyBOrG7t12 - Fri, 27 May 2016 06:55:36 EST ID:FMvGbb3w No.36588 Report Reply Quick Reply
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So some people, including Neil Harbisson, have founded this company focused on adding senses to the human body. I mean, to me I'd still say it's only extensions of our current senses, but still, this is a thing now.

So far they only have one product, which is some shit attatched to your chest that vibrates when you're facing north, and it's kinda pricy.


Exciting stuff though.
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Sophie Shakewill - Tue, 31 Oct 2017 02:35:27 EST ID:eETM+sNe No.37335 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>deflect things with significant velocity like bullets.

I maybe I'm forgetting how electromagnets work, but aren't most bullets not ferromagnetic?
Guinan - Tue, 31 Oct 2017 06:01:26 EST ID:xINGBF/a No.37336 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Correct, and if they were it would attract bullets.

Basically that guy is proof of the normies poor understanding of magnetism. If he got magnets he would begin to understand
Phoebe Pitthall - Sat, 04 Nov 2017 22:12:43 EST ID:MGHVvWyl No.37337 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Although, if you had the technology to project extremely powerful magnetic fields precisely, you could use it to (along with obviously a very advanced bullet detection and trajectory analysis system) launch a ferromagnetic projectile to intercept and deflect a bullet (or maybe already have a deflecting projectile held within the field nearby a suspected source of bullets i.e. identified hostile shooter.)
Eugene Criblingsadge - Mon, 06 Nov 2017 02:43:43 EST ID:eETM+sNe No.37343 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Yeah, but I mean at that point why not just equip yourself with a miniature CIWS and be done with it?
Wesley Sickledick - Tue, 07 Nov 2017 15:59:08 EST ID:5H0urQ1x No.37344 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Yeah I mean practically that is what you would do, except for the fact that transhumanists are fucking nerds and at least some of the time would wanna be this guy <----

Any chance of a radio board? by Nigel Wummerhine - Sat, 04 Nov 2017 23:02:47 EST ID:wgwiKpyf No.37341 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Could have some untapped potential.
Phoebe Pitthall - Sun, 05 Nov 2017 01:06:52 EST ID:MGHVvWyl No.37342 Ignore Report Quick Reply
And what would go on it that doesn't already go on /m/ or /n/?
Futurism has been the /wc/ for the better part of a decade, it's not gonna change...

Food by Phineas Brinnerhood - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 19:01:54 EST ID:NWeJ9c7F No.37310 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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What is going to be the future of food?
Betsy Pockwill - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 22:30:25 EST ID:GvPMwnsN No.37311 Ignore Report Quick Reply
A personalized diet aiming at excellent mental efficiency
Clara Blythebanks - Tue, 26 Sep 2017 23:56:57 EST ID:eHe4zma5 No.37318 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Drug-embedded vegetables. Who said cabbage can't feel good?
Alice Bredgefat - Mon, 02 Oct 2017 15:57:47 EST ID:MD+NuNFL No.37322 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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pills full of calories, vitamins, nutrients, you name it. our jaws and teeth will weaken and evolve because chewing is going to be something ancestors did.
Oliver Dummersere - Tue, 24 Oct 2017 06:50:30 EST ID:GvPMwnsN No.37331 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Smart foods like fish oil?
Phoebe Pitthall - Sat, 04 Nov 2017 22:41:43 EST ID:MGHVvWyl No.37340 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Nanomachines in your blood which extract all the energy your body needs from ambient electromagnetic radiation along with smart nanowebs that are able to reshape themselves into any taste or texture of food imaginable, that you can eat as much as you want of and your body just moves it out ready to be used again, little clean pellets transferred between the toilet and the food synthesizer.

Brain emulation by Nathaniel Sonnerson - Thu, 26 Oct 2017 21:48:38 EST ID:rAsSDYK/ No.37333 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Why redesign the wheel? Brain emulation is always talked about in terms of making computers fast enough to do the job. Why not go with the design nature has already had such success with?

We've talked about replacing the brain one neuron at a time with artificial neurons that wont degenerate over time. The easier (and more controversial) way to use an artificial neuron technology though is to instead make a reconstruction of the subjects brain. The incredible sophistication levels needed for nanobots to replace neurons in a living subject is a long way off, if in fact that kind of control will ever be possible. The technology to put together a microscopic replication of a 1:1 resolution brain scan however is well within reach.

A subject could wear a high precision portable EECG device for whatever period turns out to be appropriate, plus get sessions of brain MRIs. After the patients death their brain can be scanned to generate an exact map of every brain cell and it's place in the connectome. This model then serves as the blueprint for the construction of a brain out of artificially created cells. These cells are connected in an exact copy of the connectome and also directly to a Brain Computer Interface. The data from the brain scanning is used to tune each neurons firing rate and tolerances as it is put into place.

The scanning and construction technology to do this is within sight now. This is the obvious solution to whole brain emulation; to emulate the whole brain. Those who go through the process will become beings with nearly unlimited potential. Constructed with artificial materials and carefully encased the brains would be effectively immortal. Encased with them a computer could be directly connected. This will allow emulated people to be connect with artificial bodies or to virtual/augmented reality environments. These bodies can be anything from replicas of people and animals, to machinery and spacecraft. Machinery or highly unusual body types can be controlled by using a virtual reality environment where the person has a simulated human body and uses simulated controls around them,

The use of artificial connections will increase the speed of communication between neurons to almost the speed of light. Emulated people will perceive, think and act at greater speeds than the current biological hardware is physically capable of.

We will surely learn to create new additions to the brain as well. Combinations of artificial neurons and miniature computers can be used to create new brain regions with new abilities.

The speed of travel between the stars could be increased to the speed of light for emulated people. All the needed data can easily be collected by the BCI and transmitted to the destination where another brain is constructed, exactly the same.
The person might decide to shutdown the original brain and leave it in storage on the planet they are leaving. Alternatively the original brain could remain active, with two copies of the person active at once, potentially merging back together again later.

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Phoebe Pitthall - Sat, 04 Nov 2017 22:29:13 EST ID:MGHVvWyl No.37338 Ignore Report Quick Reply
This was the basic premise of Kurzweil's most recent book 'How to Create a Mind', and in general I like the idea that nature has come up with efficient solutions to a lot of problems and we do our best when we emulate what it has already figured out.

However, there are a few remaining technical hurdles to proceeding as you suggest, mainly that brain scanning technology is not at sufficient resolution to image a living brain at the neuronal (and, what we will probably discover to be necessary, axonal, which is a further order of magnitude smaller) level, and scanning a dead brain will probably prove insufficient, as the connectome (the aggregate of the interactive patterns of the brain, not just the physical configuration of the neurons) is probably crucial to replicating the brain's functionality.

We also aren't quite at the level of miniaturization of our physical processing structures (i.e. expansion of Moore's Law in the narrow sense) where we can efficiently replicate the informational processing of a neuron at a scale smaller than the size of a neuron -- currently, we need huge banks of computers just to simulate tiny slivers of neuronal tissue.

On the other hand, these are by no means insurmountable obstacles, we just aren't quite there yet. Ultimately, however the ability to recreate our neurons using nanomachines is I think is quite feasible. This would be possible even with primitive nanomachines that we have no 'control over' (in the sense of them being little Drexlerian robots that we can control over wifi or something) but with nanophages designed to consume the kinds of gunk that cause neuronal degradation, enhanced versions of re-myleinating glial cells, even, construct organic electrochemical transmitters that could communicate or even integrate a cell with an outside network (the software that would run on this exocortical hardware.) All this using 'dumb' molecules that have just been very 'smartly' designed and administered by us.

This could be done on a gradual basis, which would eliminate all fears about the 'transfer of consciousness,' especially when you consider that none of the molecules which comp…
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Futurist paintings by Cornelius Cavingbere - Sat, 23 Sep 2017 10:20:49 EST ID:g7dtHzNJ No.37315 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Yo, what do you guys think about futurism the art style?
Eliza Pickfoot - Sun, 15 Oct 2017 02:51:40 EST ID:i8InXIUS No.37325 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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A friend of mine does these cool asemic things
dump commencing
Eliza Pickfoot - Sun, 15 Oct 2017 02:53:12 EST ID:i8InXIUS No.37326 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Cyberpunk revival by John Dandleshit - Wed, 06 Apr 2016 03:46:22 EST ID:KnZ28Bqz No.36514 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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There's been a proliferation of cyberpunk content and discussion lately, possibly a response to Internet 2.0 and the erosion of privacy and anonymity, and personal rights. I thought I'd drop a bunch of links for anyone who wants to get their cyber on. Mirrorshades obligatory from this point on.


In general, how relevant and/or prescient do anons think the original cyberpunk/hackers and their manifesto and philosophies were, now that the Net is tightening?
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Albert Crimmerpack - Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:51:27 EST ID:wC/jfIkH No.37308 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Dangerous ideas by Isabella Fommlefield - Wed, 01 Feb 2017 01:27:13 EST ID:lw7ASLf+ No.37090 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Killing ads. Killing Facebook. Adding tail calls to javascript.
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Beatrice Chagglesatch - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 03:54:20 EST ID:GvPMwnsN No.37316 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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no longer this
Beatrice Chagglesatch - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 03:56:05 EST ID:GvPMwnsN No.37317 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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but more like this
Augustus Wapperkog - Wed, 27 Sep 2017 02:49:18 EST ID:GvPMwnsN No.37319 Ignore Report Quick Reply
So yeah, I basically understand I lack knowledge and am creating tools to resolve that FAST.
!Ps1ivhrO6w - Sat, 30 Sep 2017 10:21:09 EST ID:GvPMwnsN No.37320 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Master-stranger protocols are in effect.
Lydia Blatherspear - Sat, 30 Sep 2017 11:59:30 EST ID:GvPMwnsN No.37321 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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use your chains as you would use your mind
there's not a single thing in the world that is not a tool

The future by Nathaniel Dovingforth - Sun, 06 Aug 2017 17:47:17 EST ID:wlFCWhHV No.37277 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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What is the future of this board
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Albert Sonkinford - Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:40 EST ID:wlFCWhHV No.37280 Ignore Report Quick Reply
You reply to my posts far too often Therm0
Angus Grimhood - Sat, 12 Aug 2017 01:56:51 EST ID:L0U2bQjv No.37281 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I remember just within last year that kirt would always reply to my posts for whatever reason. I wouldn't even target him and he would just respond to my shit all the time like gangstalking lol.

I still firmly believe that my posting, namely in the months after Fallout 4's release had a large part in making Kirt stop posting as much to the regular boards. I'll gladly take my self-appointed achievement. Although it was fun fucking with him though.

>Baby come back, you can blame it all on me...
Therm0ptic !cyBOrG7t12 - Sat, 12 Aug 2017 21:35:09 EST ID:1dd4reS9 No.37282 Report Quick Reply
I'm desperate for something to reply to on this board and I bet everybody here probably feels the same.

This post was edited by Therm0ptic on 12-08-2017 21:35:39
Simon Trotstock - Sun, 13 Aug 2017 12:30:57 EST ID:l3Ne6+e6 No.37285 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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I give you something to reply to...

Uhn, Groovy
Nicholas Pebblestone - Sat, 23 Sep 2017 09:13:34 EST ID:2kn3LXFd No.37314 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Soup if we're lucky *shakes* if we lucky

Satellites by Charlotte Ballerway - Sat, 02 Sep 2017 14:31:06 EST ID:bwuLilBe No.37304 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Sure they are cool and fhey are for more than just tv
But who wants shit that beams shit
I beelieve our colony would do well with power plant data towers strategically placed along the map which allows uss to clear the top and give to the bottom
As they ahave mulriple things...
In the unlikely event we needed to cast illusion technology could be implemeted at the top bar to give a function and even loose net of camouflage and even shielding

I high rise of tiers at the bottom could give new hold to crops and other non machine resources... with the ability to control lighting air pollution and other things the seqer can be re fitted to allow the most efficient reuse with our top layer eventually secure and fastened for full coverage we can also manipulate air and lgighting for maximum pollution

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