Does AI threaten humanity?

Posted in Software on 5th Dec, 2014
by Alex Muller

But is the risk real? Once humans code the first genuinely smart computer programs that then goes on to develop its smarter successors, is the writing on the wall for humans?

The black hole at the birth of the Universe

Posted in Science on 8th Aug, 2014
by Alex Muller

The big bang poses a big question: if it was indeed the cataclysm that blasted our universe into existence 13.7 billion years ago, what sparked it?

PlanetTechNews Interviews Anish Mohammed, Singularity University Alumnus

Posted in Interviews on 7th Feb, 2014
by Alex Muller

PlanetTechNews interviews Anish Mohammed on his experiences at the Singularity University Graduate Studies Program 2013.

Googles Grand Plan to Make Your Brain Irrelevant

Posted in Software on 29th Jan, 2014
by Alex Muller

Google is on a shopping spree, buying startup after startup to push its business into the future.

PlanetTechNews Interviews David Wood, Chair of London Futurists

Posted in Interviews on 31st Dec, 2013
by Alex Muller

PlanetTech talks with David Wood about the future of technology, making predictions and the plausibility of the technological singularity.