Future (13)

Alex Uribarri

To the stars

Short sci-fi story Is there something more exciting for a sci-fi enthusiast than time travel? You can travel to the past – back to the genesis of the universe. Or you can travel into the future when posthumans are populating the cosmos. We will find…

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Alex Uribarri

How to live forever? Immortality is possible.

So you really want to
live forever? Immortality is something that Humanity was looking after
throughout it’s history, but not quite successfully.

There are several feelings that make us want to live forever. First is the fear of unknown. We don't really know what will happen after the death. Religion doesn't necessary help to remove this fear. Second is the egoism. We think we are too valuable for this world to disappear. And finally we have an intrinsic curiosity on what will happen in the future. We want to live in the world as we've seen it in the science fiction movies.

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Alex Uribarri

3 future industry trends: space travel, life extension and AI

If you have children as I do, probably you are wondering in what world they will live when they'll grow up. Also, maybe you just finished your High School and looking into what career you want to pursue in the college. Prediction is always difficult, but there are chances that we can, at some extent, predict the future trends based on current events and on our best guess. I was interested in forecasting and latest technology for more than ten years, regularly reading news and updates on what's going on on the top notch of research and business. Also, I work in Amazon and I have a daily interaction with the latest tech and trends. This gives me some experience and knowledge to edit this short list of industry trends for coming 50 years and make some authoritative guess. 

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Alex Uribarri

The Internet Show (1995)

Funny video found today while browsing Internet. PBS documentary "For Dummies" on what is Internet, as it was back in 1995. 22 years ago!!! When I see such things I feel myself so old. I still remember using Netscape Navigator and Communicator... If you have…

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