Tag Archives: Singularity

The Road to Singularity Leads to Space Wars?

In an interview over at IT Conversations, Wendell Wallach discussed the moral and ethical implications of  artificial intelligence. Here’s a key quote: “Ultimately, he argues, we must keep in mind that we are biochemical platforms. Our intelligence emerged out of emotions and instincts. In contrast, computers start as logical platforms. In order for machines to […]

Ken Wilber Riffs On the Singularity

Here’s a video of Ken Wilber talking about the Singularity. In this video Wilber talks about different levels of consciousness and how each level would interpret the Singularity differently. But the first step, of course, is get to know what the Singularity is. Ray Kurzweil laid out his vision in the book, The Singularity is […]

Ken Wilber is a Transhumanist Borg

Before I encountered Integral philosophy, I was first a transhumanist. I think it does that to you if you’ve watched too much sci-fi movies growing up. One thing that got me hooked on integral thinking is that it had room for transhumanism and spirituality. I like that. Although most integral literature (specifically by Ken Wilber) […]