Post by ayoungspirit on Jun 11, 2016 17:24:36 GMT -5
A lot of people are familiar with the term Artificial Intelligence, but perhaps less with Amplified Intelligence, or technologically enhanced brains, even though its exploration has been part of our culture for quite some time.
Here is a comprehensive interview of futurist Michael Anissimov on the subject, conducted by George Dvorsky. Anissimov is an advocate of transhumanism and a collaborator of Ray Kurzweil.
As a side note, I should say that a quick Google search depicts the man as a controversial figure. Since I did not heard of him before seing this feature on io9, I cannot interpret these allegations.