Tag Archives: Raymond Kurzweil

Just keep believing

I keep thinking about those Singular computers, the ones Kurzweil thinks are working on getting smarter than us. They’ll be passing Turing Tests, convincing humans they’re human, maybe even enslaving us, but also doing all kinds of incredible things. According … Continue reading

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The Singularity

In just 36 years it seems there will be little implantable chips to keep our bodies alive forever and our minds occupied with blissful alternate realities; and lots of machines that are smarter than we are. Ray Kurzweil wrote a … Continue reading

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