What: In the movie Transcendence: Johnny Depp pretty much becomes the lawnmower man. On the show: we run off into the weeds and ramble about the singularity. 🙂
Directed by: Wally Pfister
Starring: Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall, Paul Bettany, Morgan Freeman, Cillian Murphy, Kate Mara
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Zoltan’s website has more info on him and his platform. Here’s my very favorite thing from the front page:
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The Works of Ray Kurzweil
Kurzweil is the guy to go to for all your Singularity needs. The guy has been on this kick for decades and might very well live long enough to see it happen. He’s written a number of books on this and related topics – here are a few.
The Singularity is Near iTunes | Amazon
How to Create a Mind iTunes | Amazon
The Age of Spiritual Machines iTunes | Amazon
Running for President of the USA as an atheist and a transhumanist.
Kurzweil. Vernor Vinge. The post-work economy. Luddites and progress.
Uploading the human mind. Will people try to convert the first real artificial super intelligence?
Improving humanity through technology. Medicine. Life extension and immortality. The Transhumanist Wager. The power of love.
Can you prove that you are self-aware?
That’s a difficult question. Can you?
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