Sunday, May 26, 2013

Humans Fully Outsourced to Robots by 2045?

Discussion of the “Singularity” — the moment when computer intelligence surpasses that of humans to such an extent that humans become practically redundant — has been gaining steam across the media spectrum. Ray Kurzweil pointed to 2045 as the date of this tipping point, after which anyone unprepared for merging with machines would likely face a very unproductive personal future...

The far future: tech trends of 2025

'Robots will protect us, cultivate our raw food, and take care of our health -- and look after our parents.'