Daily Mail | Google sets up artificial intelligence ethics board to curb the rise of the robots

January 29, 2014

Daily Mail — January 29, 2014 | Mark Prigg

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Google also hired futurist Ray Kurzweil as Engineering Director in 2012.

Kurzweil has famously claimed that in just over 30 years, humans will be able to upload their entire minds to computers and become digitally immortal, an event called singularity. He also claimed the biological parts of our body will be replaced with mechanical parts and this could happen as early as 2100. [...]