Wednesday, August 10, 2005

Just Around the Corner

The ability to transfer your consciousness to a machine, and therefore live forever, is in our very near future according to futurist and AI advocate Ray Kurzweil.

Rapid advances in artificial intelligence and nanotechnology will even lead to "experience beamers," which will enable one person to receive the total sensory input of another through full-immersion virtual reality. Soon we may all know what it's like to be John Malkovich.

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