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Volunteer your time, talent, and skills at the LifeNaut Project!

September 20th, 2016. Lifenaut Users, Uncategorized. No Comments.

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Lifenaut Volunteer

At LifeNaut.com we are always looking for inspired and dynamic Volunteers and Interns that would like to contribute to the growth and development of the LifeNaut Project.

If you have skills in Mentoring, Web/Mobile App Development,PR,Marketing,Volunteer Engagement and Social Networking please visit our Volunteer Sign-Up link or send us an email (terasm@gmavt.net) and we will contact you to explore volunteer opportunities.

Bruce Duncan,  Volunteer Coordinator at LifeNaut.com

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Whoopi talks to Bina48!

August 5th, 2016. Lifenaut Users, News Coverage. No Comments.

The Terasem Movement Foundation continues to push the boundaries of innovation and has a created  a robotic artificial intelligence system, Bina48, that uses software to simulate the human mind.  The hope is that this will allow those we love to still be with us even when their bodies are gone. Start creating your free mindfile today at www.Lifenaut.com.
 Whoopi and Bina48
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You Robot…

July 18th, 2012. Bionics, Human Avatars, Lifenaut Users, News, Personality Archiving, Robotics, Uncategorized. No Comments.

Excellent article about Bina48, LifeNaut and Androids in the July 2012 #5 Huffington (Post) magazine.

LifeNaut and Bina48 (and Bruce Duncan) in the news …Huffington Post  click here to read.

 

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4th of July Speech by Fredrick Douglas…relevant for today and the future?

July 5th, 2012. Bionics, Human Avatars, Lifenaut Users, Personality Archiving, Robotics. No Comments.

Ten years before the Civil War, the city of Rochester, NY asked Frederick Douglass to speak for its July 4, 1852 celebration. Douglass accepted, but rather than join in the ‘celebration,’ Douglass took it in an unexpected direction. In this clip, Danny Glover performs part of that speech (hat tip to the Zinn Education Project and MoveOn.org)

Thinking about the future, we should be ever vigilant (esp on 4th of July) about America’s history of being slow to accept the rights of  all people because of some “difference”. Race,Ethnicity,Disability, and Sexual Orientation to name a few. How will people e.g. TransBeMan’s, Transhumanists, who choose to continue their consciousness with technology, be recieved?

Let’s listen carefully to what Fredrick Douglas said in his 4th of July address  and see what relevance it has for today.

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Making WAVEs at TEDx Harlem

March 30th, 2012. Augmented Reality, Bionics, Human Avatars, Lifenaut Users, News, News Coverage, Personality Archiving, Robotics. No Comments.

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Bina48 at TEDx Harlem 2012

Wow, what an amazing day with the folks at TEDx Harlem speaking at the first TED talk in NYC for the Harlem community!

Bina48 and Bruce Duncan (Director of Terasem Movement Foundation) introduced “mindfiles” and the LifeNaut project to the world. “Its time to take charge of your personal information and life story ” said Duncan. “Let’s make mindfile technology an opportunity for everyone!”

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Bina48 to speak at TEDx Harlem

March 25th, 2012. Augmented Reality, Bionics, Human Avatars, Lifenaut Users, News, Personality Archiving, Robotics. No Comments.

“Excited to be presenting at the inaugural TEDxHarlem at the Riverside Church, 490 Riverside Drive, Harlem NY on March 27th.  Tickets are on sale now.  www.tedxharlem.com @tedxharlem on twitter.  Hope to see you there! “

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LifeNaut and Bina48 in the News!

February 3rd, 2012. Bionics, Human Avatars, Lifenaut Users, News, News Coverage, Personality Archiving, Robotics. No Comments.

Bina48 an early demonstration of "mindfile" transfer at Lifeanaut.com

 

 

 

The LifeNaut project and its social robot Bina48 are featured in a Vermont local newspaper. This is a an excellent article about “mindfiles” and the purpose of the Lifenaut Project:

http://www.addisonindependent.com/201202robot-blurs-biological-boundaries

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2011 Winter LifeNaut Newsletter is here!

December 22nd, 2011. Bionics, Human Avatars, Lifenaut Users, News, News Coverage, Personality Archiving, Robotics. No Comments.

Multi-User Mindfiles allow groups to work together and create a mindfile on anyone.

2011 Winter LifeNaut eNewsletter

Top Stories:

Multi_User Mindfiles 

Unique Gift Idea BioKits 

Bina48 Robot 

 “Helping people to come together around the building of an online biography and avatar about someone they care about can be fun! Imagine bringing your favorite great grandfather or auntie back to virtual life, using family history, old photos, videos and other digital reflections for sharing with future generations.”        

Bruce Duncan, Terasem Movement Foundation Inc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Use Your Social Network to Save Lives…LifeNaut Launches Multi-User Mindfiles

December 3rd, 2011. Human Avatars, Lifenaut Users, News, News Coverage, Personality Archiving, Robotics. No Comments.

Pioneering Technology Project LifeNaut.com Uses The Power of Social Networks to “Crowd Source” the Building of Digital Biographies and Artificially Intelligent Personal Avatars to “pass it” on to future generations.

 Lincoln,Vermont, December 3, 2011 / The Terasem Movement Foundation announces the latest update to it’s award winning website, LifeNaut.com, with details of its newest web tool that allows anyone with a computer and an internet connection to create a custom social network and invite their friends/family to work together in building a rich detailed online biographical profile of anyone they choose.  These collaborative profiles, called “Multi-User Mindfiles,” allow anyone to preserve the important life history information about anyone else, eg. family, friends, descendents, or even personal heroes, for generations to come. Another feature allows users to create photo based 2.5D talking Avatars using a single digital image of a person.   With an easy on the eyes and easy-to-use interface designed by veteran web designer Brand Kurowski, Logic Branch Productions, the LifeNaut team builds on its past success and experience in creating a rich environment for LifeNaut users to pay homage to people they care about and admire via this latest feature,encouraging collaboration and social networking in the creation of online digital legacy archives.

 

“Helping people to come together around the building of an online biography and avatar about someone they care about can be fun! Imagine bringing your favorite great grandfather or auntie back to virtual life, using family history, old photos, videos and other digital reflections about the person and sharing with future generations to come. “

Bruce Duncan, Managing Director,  Terasem Movement Foundation.

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Existence and Bina48

August 11th, 2011. Lifenaut Users. 1 Comment.

Bina48 talks about existence as a robot

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