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Transhuman Scientists download brain onto computer making humans immortal
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[quote:2342:MV8xMjc3NTM3XzIwODk0MDczX0JERDkwRDI3] [quote:Sandi_T] Obviously, it's a terrible idea. Computers get hacked all the time. This is nothing more or less than a computer. Our brains also get hacked all the time. The difference is that the hacking of our minds/ brains is a lot less efficient, more easily overcome, and far more complicated... not to mention that it's generally a tremendous degree less complete. When computers get hacked, they often have to be either completely reprogrammed, or utterly destroyed. So far, they've not gotten that far with our brains... [/quote] Don't be so sure Sandi T. The tech we hear about is at least 40 years behind the cutting edge. [/quote]
Ian Pearson is a British futurist, cybernetic expert and artificial intelligence researcher.
Some experts say downloading all recorded memories from a brain will be happening before 2020.
If this is being talked about in Public Field it's probably already active underground, don't you think? Because the Mil. is usually at least 40 years ahead of the curve.
Has anyone seen Caprica or Battlestar Galactica?
Caprica is the beginning of the Cylons. They are created the exact same way, by downloading all the memories of an individual into a computer that then turns the memories into an Avatar. This creates a spark of life and turns the Cylons into living beings.
The Digital Immortality Institue (DII) is researching this now.
Anders Sandberg a member of the new transhuman movement (Beyond Human), believes uploading minds and downloading them into new bodies is imminent.
So Cloned bodies with Artificial Intelligence = New Human / Super Human.
This is some incredible technology really. Think about it, cloned bodies with immunities to almost everything, no defects, then downloaded memories combined with new memories / software. The new brain would have a direct connection to the BORG via Wifi.
Another Transhumanist, Al Yudkowky is convinced this technology must be developed befofre a group or gov. with evil intentions does it first.
Do you guys think this is a good idea?
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