What are the consequences of exponential technologies? Can we imagine the transformation of our socio-economic organization if we take the..
I’ve been interviewed in Panorama, an Italian weekly magazine. (Thanks to Dotwords for the English translation, which I slightly edited.)
In the thousands of years that we have built human societies we haven’t become better people. But still, there have been common decisions ..
In our hyperconnected world over a billion people (is it 2 billion now?) are active on some kind of social media platform. Chief among..
by Roberto Vacca
Big data applications in healthcare and epidemiology are very promising, if they can overcome regulatory obstacles. As it..
Biology is becoming digital at an accelerated pace. The latest techniques are making it possible to as easily manipulate our genes via..
More than one hundred thousand years ago we began using fire or, more recently, ten thousand years ago, we began agricultural activiti..
One of the uniquely human characteristics is empathy, our capability of projecting ourselves in the place of others, in order to..
On Saturday, March 5, for the first time, a Singularity-related event will be held in ..