LESS Augmentation (Attempt to overcome the current limitations of the human body/mind)
MORE Self-Cultivation (Process of continuously reflecting upon, elaborating & putting into practice the values & meanings that guide our actions in the world)
The digital I - talk by Roberto Saracco (Chair of the Symbiotic Autonomous Systems Initiative of IEEE-FDC) at TEDxTransmedia 2013
Podcast: Social Robotics and Symbiotic Autonomous Systems with Roberto Saracco
"NeuroEngineering" - talk by Steve Potter:
"Beyond bionics: how the future of prosthetics is redefining humanity" - 15min docu:
For all this talk about "Augmentation" and "Assistive" technologies, I'm missing a serious discourse on "De-Augmentation". Where do we start?
What are the principles of De-Augmentation?
Suggestion by Vakibs:
We should start with attention. In Yoga, de-augmenting human attention is known as Pratyāhāra. It is a beautiful computational notion, realized in the Sanskrit linguistics of Pānini.