articles tagged: mind uploading
world of weird things podcast: the nerd rapture
# podcast

world of weird things podcast: the nerd rapture

The Singularity is the event in which humanity changes from sacks of meat to immortal AIs. It's also about as realistic as getting an admission letter to Hogwarts.

why simulation is not emulation
# tech

why simulation is not emulation

Tracking what's happening inside a biological system on a computer is not the same thing as recreating that system.

why you shouldn’t bet on digital immortality
# tech

why you shouldn’t bet on digital immortality

People are trying to scan their brains into computers neuron by neuron to continue life as machines.