It is a point where our old models must be discarded and a new reality rules.
Note that I am not proposing that AI research be ignored or less funded.
In fact, there was general agreement that minds can exist on nonbiological substrates and that algorithms are of central importance… (read more)
Another symptom of progress toward the Singularity: ideas themselves should spread ever faster, and even the most radical will quickly… (read more)
But every time our ability to access information and to communicate it to others is improved, in some sense we… (read more)
But if the technological Singularity can happen, it will.
Even the largest avalanche is triggered by small things.
How will the approach of the Singularity spread across the human world view?