Ray Kurzweil on How We’ll End Up Merging With Our Technology


From the New York Times, two book reviews by Ray Kurzweil:

He argues, as have I, that merging with future superintelligent A.I.s is our best strategy for ensuring a beneficial outcome. Achieving this requires creating technology that can understand and master human emotion. To those who would argue that such a quest is arrogantly playing God, he says simply: “This is what we do.”


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