A vision for the future
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Name: Ryan Davis
Bio: Entrepreneur, Visionary, Consultant.
Area of Expertise: Entrepreneur/Business Leader
Headline: Meshing of man and machine
Nutshell: The predictions of "the singularity" state that computers/internet will progress beyond human ability. However, more likely is that we will incorporate the advances in technology and apply them to our biological existence - creating ourselves as superhuman.
There are many like Vernor Vinge who predict the end of things as we know it with the great strides we are taking in technology. Indeed the end of things as we know it is coming, but that doesn't necessarily require that humanity becomes obsolete. It is more likely that we will incorporate the advances in technology and apply them to our biological existence.
Date Submitted: 11/10/2004