Transhumanism vs. Futurism
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Transhumanism vs. Futurism

Transhumanism and futurism are closely related but distinct concepts that explore different aspects of the future and human existence: Why Futurists Suck In his talk titled “Why Futurists Suck” at Nesta’s FutureFest 2018, in partnership with Virtual Futures, Douglas Rushkoff shares his perspective on the role of futurists. He emphasizes that the job of a…

Transhumanist Companies
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Transhumanist Companies

Transhumanism, as a philosophical and intellectual movement, encompasses a wide range of ideas and perspectives. While there are no specific “transhumanism companies” per se, there are numerous companies and organizations that are involved in areas related to transhumanist technologies, research, and discussions. Here are a few examples: It’s important to note that these examples highlight…

Transhumanism in Movies
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Transhumanism in Movies

From the futuristic worlds of science fiction to the gritty landscapes of dystopian societies, the concept of transhumanism has captivated audiences on the silver screen. The movies have long been a platform for exploring the possibilities, dilemmas, and consequences of human enhancement technologies. Through captivating narratives and stunning visuals, filmmakers have delved into the realms…

Land and Housing Cooperatives: A Sustainable Path Forward
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Land and Housing Cooperatives: A Sustainable Path Forward

The rapid growth of cities and escalating property prices worldwide have ushered in a sobering era of housing and land inequality. Homeownership, once a cornerstone of the middle-class dream, now feels elusive for many, especially for young people and those in lower-income brackets. The widening gap between the housing haves and have-nots is not just…

Platform Cooperatives Deep Dive
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Platform Cooperatives Deep Dive

Hello, digital trailblazers! Ready to plunge into another tech topic that’s as revolutionary as it is collaborative? Let’s delve into the world of platform cooperatives and see how they’re reshaping the way we perceive digital platforms in today’s interconnected society. First off, what exactly is a platform cooperative? It’s a digital platform — like a…

Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Systems
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Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Systems

Peer-to-peer (P2P) systems have emerged as powerful alternatives to conventional centralized platforms, particularly for their ability to support democratic processes, collective decision-making, and shared stewardship of resources. Here, we will dive into different types of P2P groups that embrace commoning principles. 10 examples of popular Peer-to-Peer (P2P) platforms: Negative impacts of P2P. While peer-to-peer (P2P)…

Commoning Groups: A Survey of the Spectrum
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Commoning Groups: A Survey of the Spectrum

As we continue to advance into the digital age, the interplay between technology and society grows more intricate and intimate. One fascinating area of exploration is the intersection between commoning groups and Artificial Intelligence (AI). The world of ‘commoning’—a term describing the collective ownership and management of resources—seems to be on a collision course with…

Diving into the Digital Deep-End: A Candid Exploration of The Singularity
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Diving into the Digital Deep-End: A Candid Exploration of The Singularity

Hey there, fellow AI enthusiast and knowledge seeker! Brace yourself, because we’re about to embark on an exhilarating exploration of ChatGPT. As the AI landscape continues to evolve, it’s high time we took a deep dive to understand what’s really going on with this fascinating language model. The Singularity is a hypothetical future event that…

Ethical Gamification for a Sustainable Planet
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Ethical Gamification for a Sustainable Planet

If you struggled with this then check out my introduction to gamification. Most Fortune 500 companies now use gamification in attempts to engage audiences. However, experts claim eighty percent of businesses will get it wrong because they fail to consider their audience’s motivations and instead act out of coercive self-interest (cited in Burke, 2014 p….

Superintelligence and the Singularity
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Superintelligence and the Singularity

Inside the Singularity: Reversing Figure and Ground, Unmasking AI Debates as Diversions There is a lot of talk about superintelligent AI, the singularity, and existential risks associated with these technologies. Some argue we are on the precipice of creating an intelligence superior to our own, others see it as an impending catastrophe. Yet what if…

The Commons Reimagined: Debunking Myths and Redirecting AI Towards Collective Benefit
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The Commons Reimagined: Debunking Myths and Redirecting AI Towards Collective Benefit

As we move forward in the ever-evolving digital landscape, the concept of the commons is becoming increasingly significant, particularly in the realm of artificial intelligence (AI). In this new AI environment, we’re faced with vast shared resources, such as data pools, algorithms, and technological infrastructures, all forming a sort of digital ‘commons’. However, in discussions…

Unveiling the Dark Side: When Transparency Meets AI’s Gaze into Our Private Lives
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Unveiling the Dark Side: When Transparency Meets AI’s Gaze into Our Private Lives

In an era driven by technology and data, the demand for transparency has become a rallying cry for accountability and fairness. As we navigate the intricacies of the digital age, artificial intelligence (AI) plays an increasingly prominent role in shaping our lives. However, as we strive for transparency, we must also grapple with the potential…

ChatGPT Use Cases
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ChatGPT Use Cases

If you’re curious about how ChatGPT is making waves across various industries, you’ve come to the right place. This smart, versatile AI language model is revolutionizing the way businesses function, enhancing customer experiences, and improving efficiency. In this article, we’ll explore some of the most exciting and innovative use cases of ChatGPT across different sectors….

The Evolution of PR and Communications with AI: A Look at PESO Model and ChatGPT
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The Evolution of PR and Communications with AI: A Look at PESO Model and ChatGPT

Is AI transforming PR and communications? As technology continues to advance, the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in communications and public relations (PR) has become increasingly important. AI has the potential to revolutionize the industry by improving efficiency, productivity, and audience targeting. In this article, we’ll explore how AI is transforming PR and communications and…

SWOT Analysis with AI: How to Use ChatGPT for a Comprehensive Analysis
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SWOT Analysis with AI: How to Use ChatGPT for a Comprehensive Analysis

A SWOT analysis is an important tool for businesses and organizations looking to understand their internal and external factors that impact their operations. However, creating a SWOT table can be a time-consuming and challenging task, especially for organizations with limited resources or expertise. That’s where the power of GPT (Generative Pre-trained Transformer) comes in. GPT…