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The Singularity is near : when humans transcend biology /

In his latest, thrilling foray into the future, a great inventor and futurist envisions an event--the "singularity"--In which technological change becomes so rapid and so profound that human bodies and brains will merge with machines.

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  • "A controversial scientific vision predicts a time in which humans and machines will merge and create a new form of non-biological intelligence"
  • "A controversial scientific vision predicts a time in which humans and machines will merge and create a new form of non-biological intelligence."
  • "For over three decades, Ray Kurzweil has been one of the most respected and provocative advocates of the role of technology in our future. In his classic The Age of Spiritual Machines, he argued that computers would soon rival the full range of human intelligence at its best. Now he examines the next step in this inexorable evolutionary process: the union of human and machine, in which the knowledge and skills embedded in our brains will be combined with the vastly greater capacity, speed, and knowledge-sharing ability of our creations.--Publisher description."
  • "A controversial scientific vision predicts a time in which humans and machines will merge and create a new form of non-biological intelligence, explaining how the occurrence will solve such issues as pollution, hunger, and aging."
  • "In his latest, thrilling foray into the future, a great inventor and futurist envisions an event--the "singularity"--In which technological change becomes so rapid and so profound that human bodies and brains will merge with machines."@en
  • "For over three decades, Ray Kurzweil has been one of the most respected and provocative advocates of the role of technology in our future. In his classic The Age of Spiritual Machines, he argued that computers would soon rival the full range of human intelligence at its best. Now he examines the next step in this inexorable evolutionary process: the union of human and machine, in which the knowledge and skills embedded in our brains will be combined with the vastly greater capacity, speed, and knowledge-sharing ability of our creations."@en

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  • "The Singularity is near : when humans transcend biology /"@en
  • "The Singularity is near : when humans transcend biology /"
  • "The Singularity Is Near When Humans Transcend Biology/"@en
  • "The singularity is near when humans transcend biology /"
  • "The singularity is near : when humans transcend biology"
  • "The singularity is near : when humans transcend biology /"
  • "The singularity is near : when humans transcend biology /"@en