Dreams of god-like immortality achieved through uploading the mind have a serious drawback, one among others. A computer operates algorithmically, strictly so, whereas the mind does not.
Peter Clarke claims that I was “clearly fearmongering,” but then admits, “this depiction is fairly accurate.” Okay, then.
New religions, including one centered on Artificial Intelligence, follow a stereotyped pattern.
Software engineers are trained in design principles, and also have real experience of how complex functional systems appear and change constructively.
My box of books just arrived. Now you know what all of my family and best local friends are getting for Christmas this year.