Tim Carmody

Tim Carmody

Everything changes; don't be afraid

Tim Carmody writes about media, technology, business, and culture. Formerly senior writer at Wired and senior reporter/features writer at The Verge. Currently writing at The Message.

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Fast Company

Better Than Skynet: Robots Learn To Think In Swarms To Help Us ...

Imagine a cloud of rescue helicopters descending on a burning building. New artificial intelligence models teach semiautonomous devices how to...

Fast Company

Crowdsourcing The Documentary: Egyptian Filmmaker Uses Twitter ...

Flimmaker Amr Salama is working on a movie about the Egyptian Revolution. Where better to turn for footage than the people who were there

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Data Sprawl: How The Web's Rapid Expansion Will Transform The ...

Two new reports show that Internet traffic will quadruple by 2015and that an explosion of users in Africa Latin America and the Middle East will...

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If Google Maps Explores China, Will It Mean More Freedom Or Less ...

Launching a maps product in China requires jumping formidable bureaucratic hurdles and navigating thorny ethical issues. Google's still determined to...

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Language Isn't A Firehose: James Joyce And The Future of ...

Nearly 100 years after Joyce wrote his seminal polyglot work are we any closer to a technological solution to breaking down the barriers of language...

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New Google R&D Team Charged With Making Renewable Energy ...

Forget driverless cars: Google is hiring engineers to develop new technology that can deliver clean energy at utility scale.

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Fast Company

Recollection: A Collaborative Tool For Sharing And Visualizing ...

A new service from the Library of Congress lets you build maps graphs timelines and trees from the collective digital and digitized history of an...

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The Amazing Condiment-Picking-Up Device Is More Than A Cool ...

The SWITL robotic hand can scoop up any semiliquid material without changing its shape or leaving a mess. But it might have a real impact on improving...

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Wi-Not? South Korea's Seoul To Blanket The City With Free Wi-Fi ...

South Korea is already light years ahead of the U.S. in terms of broadband infrastructure. Perhaps the lessons learned as Seoul rolls out its program...

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Fast Company inspires a new breed of innovative and creative thought leaders who are actively inventing the future of business....

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Cell Lets You See Your Own Digital Aura

Whether you like it or not, you have a digital aura that follows you everywhere you go. But it's easy not to think about, because you usually can't......

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Fast Company | Business + Innovation

Fast Company inspires a new breed of innovative and creative thought leaders who are actively inventing the future of business....

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London Tube Map Sparks Furor Over What "Design" Means

Of the interesting comments left on my post about Mark Noad's redesigned London Underground map, one of the most interesting was left by eminent......

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Fast Company | Business + Innovation

Fast Company inspires a new breed of innovative and creative thought leaders who are actively inventing the future of business....