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The moment Jaron Lanier takes the stage at the solidly packed Actors’ Gang Theater, even those unfamiliar with his work sense that he’s the real deal — a Bay Area–based computer wizard/philosophical thinker/experimental musician with decades-long influence on cultural, political and economic movers and shakers…
“Class Size Increased 200% to Accommodate Growing Interest to Address “Humanity’s Grand Challenges” Through Scientific, Technological Collaboration and Innovation; Interested Candidates Must Submit Applications On or Before March 15, 2010″
Click here to view the entire press release. You may have to scroll down a bit to see it.
Click here to access the Singularity University website.
I just completed reading this interesting, insightful and thought provoking book. I highly recommend it.
As you read it, watch for and keep in mind the underlying innovations and technological advances that are driving forces pushing us towards increasing globalization and “The Post-American World” described by Fareed Zakaria. Fareed provides significant historical perspective as he guides us through what he sees.
There are many reviews of this book on Amazon.com plus an interesting conversation that takes place between Fareed Zakaria and Thomas Friedman, the author of “Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution–and How It Can Renew America”.
Click here for the additional information found on Amazon.com.
Charlie Kam has written and recorded a humorous Singularitarian version of Gilbert & Sullivan’s “I Am The Very Model of a Modern Major General,” from the Gilbert & Sullivan opera, “The Pirates of Penzance.”
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Blogging the Singularity Bloggers:
Chris Williamson: Filmmaker, science enthusiast, and futurist concerned with the accelerating nature of technological growth and where it's headed. He is currently studying for his MFA in Film Production.
Frank Whittemore: As an IT professional since 1961, the accelerating change of technology is not news to him but the wonder will never cease! Be sure check out Frank's blog about Life Extension!