Future Left Podcast Ep. 65: Universal Basic Assets, Artificial Wombs, and Robo-BJs (Oh my!)
We're back! (Finally. Sorry, it's been a while. We'll do better (Apologies are a sign of weakness, though.).) To get back into the swing of things Casey and Adam discuss a wide range of interesting and disgusting future news.
You've heard of universal basic income, but are you hip to universal basic assets? Universal basicness, so hot right now. Check it: https://medium.com/institute-for-the-future/universal-basic-assets-abb08ca2f0fc
If the environment mattered, the world's biggest industries wouldn't be profitable. http://grist.org/business-technology/none-of-the-worlds-top-industries-would-be-profitable-if-they-paid-for-the-natural-capital-they-use/
Babies grown in plastic bags=the end of gender roles. How neat is that? https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/lambs-artificial-womb-biobag-premature-birth?utm_source=mbfb
Flying cars are going to be buzzing around Dallas (we don't really believe it either). https://www.wired.com/2017/04/uber-really-seriously-promises-flying-cars-2020/?mbid=social_fb
Amazon wants to watch you get dressed. Alexa likes to watch. http://www.news.com.au/technology/gadgets/cameras/amazon-wants-you-to-use-artificial-intelligence-to-decide-what-to-wear/news-story/9af11ca3a82d89151d08f0403dd4d1a6
Robots are taking everyone's job--including blowjobs. But should you let this robot S your D? VICE news says no. https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/dont-let-this-robot-suck-your-dick