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Archive for the ‘Psychology’ Category

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March 31, 2014

When Bigger Heads and Better Brains Surpass Our Current Ones

December 26, 2013

At first examination Transhumanism is a complex and quickly evolving Promethean school of thought loosely woven together with a variety of conversations and points of view. It is kind of a crazy quilt of ideas and technologies in which it is difficult initially to discern much more than a common definition. It seems there are already a few manifestos still glowing from Hephaestus' forge. There is some uncertainty, at least in my own mind where the movement begins and ends.

September 29, 2013

Aaron Sloman - Artificial Intelligence - Psychology - Oxford Interview This a transcript of a video, of Aaron Sloman being interviewed by Adam Ford, at the Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) Winter Conference, St Anne's College, Oxford University, December 2012. The interview was on 9th December 2012: Adam Ford posed a number of questions to direct […]

December 27, 2012

Language, and how it relates to mind and reality … and about what may come AFTER language as we know it, when mind and reality change dramatically due to radical technological advances.

December 24, 2012

The human psyche is highly fragile in the times of stress, and it's only appropriate to assume that the simulated voices will follow us more and more, just like the GPS in your car telling you to turn around the corner. We must apply tight user experience guidelines to some of these simulations.

December 6, 2012

Is cognition too narrow a frame to think about the technological alteration of the mind?

November 29, 2012

Hawking Incorporated: Stephen Hawking and the Anthropology and the Knowing Subject by Hélène Mialet that deserves a spot on every Transhumanist's bookshelf.

November 7, 2012

Belief Genome is an online app that aims to map all human beliefs and their connections by crowdsourcing information from users.

Ben Goertzel and Hugo de Garis
January 18th, 2011

Ben Goertzel converses with Hugo de Garis on his transhumanist argument for the reality of a Creator.

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