Forbes | Does Google Glass mean the singularity is near?

July 1, 2013

Forbes — July 1, 2013 | Steven Rosenbaum

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The concept of the singularity is the driving passion of one of this generation’s most remarkable inventors and innovators, Ray Kurzweil. Kurzweil define’s the singularity as the coming together of man and machine — and the result is extraordinary knowledge and immortality.

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