Under Kurzweil’s transhumanist vision of the future, AI promises us superhuman capabilities complete with heaven on earth and eternal life.
If you thought the answer was simple, try a Google search, which gives a dizzying array of definitions.
I was reminded of this by an exchange today on Twitter, or X, or however somebody “rebrands” it tomorrow.
On Twitter, Dr. McLatchie took some time to engage in an exchange with Farina, which reflects the quality of the latter’s thinking, such as it is.
I didn’t know what to expect from the blog when it started, but it quickly developed a following that was gratifying to see.