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Old April 12 2012, 07:32 AM   #19
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Re: What are your top 5 technologies of the next 15 years?

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How do you know the motivation would be pettiness? As they say, we can't even comprehend things beyond the singularity.
True, it's only one possible option. I was being facetious about the Skynet thing. There might be many different conflicting factions among uplifted humans. Vernor Vinge also postulated that the Singularity might be unrealisable in practice.
"After a time, you may find that having is not so pleasing a thing, after all, as wanting. It is not logical, but it is often true." -- Spock -- Flip flap!
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