The Singularity nears..

By Mark

Prescient, thought provoking and with implications to your life, take some time to explore Ray Kurzweil’s views of our future.. as a leading futurist of our times.

Ray Kurzweil’s,  “The Singularity:

 “….a theorized point in time in the not-so-distant future when machines become vastly superior to humans in every way, aka the emergence of true artificial intelligence. Computers will be able to improve their own source codes and hardware in ways we puny humans could never conceive. This will result in a paradigm shift that sees mankind coalescing with its own creations: man and machine, merging into one….” 

Well reported here at CNN: http://www.cnn.com/2011/US/03/08/vbs.singularity.kurzweil/?hpt=Sbin 

More information on Ray’s pursuits, predictions and writings: http://www.kurzweilai.net/