The Mind Meld: Q&A with Vernor Vinge
An interview with futurist Vernor Vinge as he envisions the cyborgs of tomorrow.
Is your overflowing e-mail inbox a herald of the next stage in human evolution? Those e-mails represent just a small sample of the vast amount of digital information being generated by the gigabyte every minute. If we can cope with this rising flood of information, we are likely to be on track for using technology in the creation of superhuman intelligence, according to Vernor Vinge, futurist, best-selling science fiction author, and retired professor of computer science. Machines will become fa...
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