Ubiquity has an interview with Ray Kurzweil on the general topic of his book, The Singularity is Near.
I have always sensed a little of The Rapture in speculations about the Singularity. Nevertheless, anyone truly concerned about the future must acquaint themselves with the concept. The technological reality slouching toward us demands a certain preparation, mental and otherwise.
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