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Ask Ray | Will human intelligence amplication widen the divide between ‘haves’ and ‘have nots’?

May 11, 2011 by Ray Kurzweil

The face of a robot woman.

Something mechanical in something living

The mechanical comic vs. BigDog
February 22, 2016

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Ask Ray | Will future people lose sight of their humanity?

November 30, 2011 by Ray Kurzweil

A Nice Place to Visit

Panoramic hi-res augmented reality glasses: most radical CES intro so far?

January 7, 2014 by Amara D. Angelica

Why China makes our electronic products (it’s not just cheaper labor)

January 22, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

(Credit: Apple Inc.)

Ask Ray | Immortality via the singularity

February 3, 2015

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Why the sponge’s protosynapses never evolved into the real thing

June 25, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

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Ask Ray | Science and God

March 21, 2011 by Ray Kurzweil

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The state of the future

July 14, 2010 by Jerome C. Glenn

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Evi trumps Siri for general knowledge

January 30, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

Evi on iPhone 4

The Internet, peer-reviewed

October 28, 2011 by Amara D. Angelica

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Superintelligence: fears, promises, and potentials

Reflections on Bostrom’s Superintelligence, Yudkowsky’s From AI to Zombies, and Weaver and Veitas’s Open-Ended Intelligence
December 28, 2015

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Star Wars: Rogue One highlights an uncomfortable fact — military robots can change sides

December 14, 2016

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How to make movies of what the brain sees

September 23, 2011 by Amara D. Angelica

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New plant paradigms from The Human Race to the Future

Genetically engineering exotic foods of the future
April 4, 2014 by Daniel Berleant

Dragonfruit (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

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