Interview with Vince Meens about unusual and innovative ideas about the blockchain to do with the sharing economy, identity and reputation, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, decentralized large-scale projects for good.

Get the full show notes & resources here: http://futurethinkers.org/blockchain-new-society-vince-meens/

Direct download: FTP033.mp3
Category:future society -- posted at: 1:22pm EST

What will cities of the future look and feel like? We talk to Aric Dromi, the futurologist at Volvo, about how VR, AI and blockchain will rapidly transform cities in the next decade. 

Read the show notes and get the mentions & links: http://futurethinkers.org/smart-cities-future-aric-dromi

Direct download: FTP032.mp3
Category:future tech -- posted at: 3:28pm EST

What happens if we gave everyone a basic income? The pros and cons, experiments, and theory behind the "free money" - an interview with Scott Santens.

Show notes: http://futurethinkers.org/basic-income-scott-santens/

Direct download: FTP031.mp3
Category:future society -- posted at: 3:32pm EST

Robin Hanson on whole brain emulation, and what the world will be like 1 year after we upload ourselves to the internet, considering economics, physics, psychology, and other scientific perspectives. 

Show notes: http://futurethinkers.org/robin-hanson-age-of-em/

Direct download: FTP030.mp3
Category:technology -- posted at: 2:30pm EST

The attack on The DAO, what it means for the future of Ethereum, the fork and other decentralized solutions, and codifying ethics

Direct download: FTP029.mp3
Category:technology -- posted at: 11:55am EST

Vinay Gupta on the value of enlightenment for the modern age and the future of humanity, existential risks, evolution, transhumanism, and new meditation app

Direct download: FTP028.mp3
Category:consciousness -- posted at: 2:26pm EST

Vinay Gupta explains the practical steps to enlightenment: the stages leading up, common problems, guru relationship questions, and meditation techniques

Direct download: FTP027.mp3
Category:consciousness -- posted at: 6:07pm EST

Vinay Gupta on what enlightenment is, its relationship with modern science, and the misconceptions, mythology and dogmas we need to get rid of to bring enlightenment into the modern age

Direct download: FTP026.mp3
Category:consciousness -- posted at: 5:30pm EST

James Hughes interview on his upcoming book Cyborg Buddha, transhuman enlightenment, moral enhancement, future of democracy, and universal basic income

Direct download: FTP025.mp3
Category:transhumanism -- posted at: 5:24pm EST

David Brin interview about transparency and privacy, future societies, political systems, cultural renaissances, science fiction, and fermi paradox

Direct download: FTP024.mp3
Category:future society -- posted at: 3:52pm EST



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