The Weekly Feed | Wes and Mathieu from Ra Ra Riot take some time to sit with Kyle Meredith to discuss their futuristic new disc, Beta Love, writing with a concept without making a concept record, and being inspired by Ray Kurzweil’s singularity theory.
December 6, 2010
Time magazine interviewed futurist Ray Kurzweil as part of a special “TimeFrames” issue (December 6, 2010), which discusses the events of the recent past. Time asked Ray about the future: how we’ll live, how we’ll extend our lifespans through reprogramming our biology, the upcoming Singularity, and the dangers of technological innovation.
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March 15, 2012
Time | at SXSW Interactive 2012, Time’s own Lev Grossman was at the annual South by Southwest festival in Austin, TX, where he interviewed author and futurist Ray Kurzweil (The Singularity Is Near) during an interactive keynote at 2 p.m. CT titled “Expanding Our Intelligence Without Limit.” The renowned futurist discusses the rapid pace of recent technological change in a mind-expanding keynote conversation about our future.
April 29, 2011
ABC Lateline | Inventor, author and futurist Ray Kurzweil argues the exponential growth of medical technology will result in humans merging with machines. Kurzweil foresees a “human-machine singularity.” Steve Cannane presents.
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Authors@Google | Ray Kurzweil visited Google’s Mountain View, CA, headquarters to give his talk: “The web within us: when minds and machines become one.” This event took place on July 1, 2009, as part of the Authors@Google series.
At the onset of the 21st century, it will be an era in which the very nature of what is means to be human will be both enriched and challenged, as our… read more
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March 15, 2012
Best Buy | The inventor of text-to-speech says you won’t need text or speech to surf the Web.
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February 25, 2011
Bloomberg Television InBusiness | The future is near: Ray Kurzweil, chairman and chief executive officer of Kurzweil Technologies, discusses artificial intelligence and the impact of computer technological advancements on society. Kurzweil speaks with Margaret Brennan and Jon Erlichman on Bloomberg Television’s InBusiness.
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