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The Personal Computer Radio Show – 04.19.17

The Personal Computer Show PRN.fm 6 PM ET  Wednesday, April 19, 2017 IN THE NEWS o   Internet and computing pioneer Robert Taylor dies o   Support for the original version of Windows 10 ends May 9 o   Raspberry Pi releases an OS to breathe new life into old PCs   FEATURE SEGMENTS o   Product Review – Acronis True Image New Generation 2017 …

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Faster approval for drugs and medical devices under the 21st Century Cures Act raises concerns for patient safety

President Obama signed a bill that will provide US$6 billion in federal funding for basic medical research on Dec. 13. Called the 21st Century Cures Act, it also introduces changes to how the Food and Drug Administration approves drugs and medical devices, creating two new mechanisms aimed to speed regulatory review to bring medicines and devices to market faster. The …

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Visionaries – 10.31.16

“Michael Silver.” Mike is an architect, professor, student of consciousness, and principal of Critical Systems Lab. Mike studied architecture at Pratt Institute and Columbia University and has taught at key architecture schools. We discuss consciousness, the mind/body problem, artificial intelligence, robotics, the Internet of Things, and what all this has to do with architecture.

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Anthony Cuthbertson – US Army scraps $42m Darpa robot for being too noisy

The United States Marine Corp has abandoned plans to use a robotic mule in combat situations, claiming that the amount of noise it makes risks giving away the position of troops to the enemy. The LS3, or Legged Squad Support System, had been the centre piece of a significant push by the US Army to integrate thousands of robots into …

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Dr. Nicholas Gonzalez warned us about the health risks from EMF pollution

Weeks before his untimely death in July 2015, Dr. Nicholas Gonzalez, M.D., met with Camilla Rees, founder of ElectroMagneticHealth, to discuss his concerns about the proliferation of wireless technologies found in our everyday life and their link to serious health concerns, including cancer. We, at NaturalHealth365, appreciate the opportunity to share some of Dr. Gonzalez’s knowledge of this critical, often controversial, issue. Watch the video – …

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‘Smart Cities’ are the Next Phase in the 21st Century Surveillance Grid – Steven MacMillan

The century of ‘big data’ will be the century of unprecedented surveillance. The dream of tyrants down through history has been the total monitoring, control and management of the public, with the ability to predict the behaviour of entire populations the most efficient means of achieving this objective. For millennia, this has mainly existed in the realm of fantasy, however with …