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by raklian
Tue Oct 19, 2021 2:53 am
Forum: Science & Technology of the Future
Topic: The Singularity - Official Thread
Replies: 35
Views: 19158

Re: The Singularity - Official Thread

wjfox posted this in status updates a few days ago and I think this is some of the most important singularity info we have received in the last 3 months. So AI ability is growing FASTER than that. AI could be getting 60+% better a year hell Ray Kurzweils statement of "doubling every 10 months&...
by raklian
Tue Oct 19, 2021 2:51 am
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: COVID-19 News and Discussions
Replies: 542
Views: 130688

Re: COVID-19 News and Discussions

Ken_J wrote: Tue Oct 19, 2021 12:28 am https://news.yahoo.com/florida-school-s ... 22021.html

A Florida school says vaccinated students must stay home for 30 days after each shot, citing a false claim that they'll infect others
Insane.
by raklian
Sun Oct 17, 2021 6:48 pm
Forum: AI & Robotics
Topic: AI & Robotics News and Discussions
Replies: 157
Views: 55162

Re: AI & Robotics News and Discussions

Yep, we are living in the future. Dystopia time!

by raklian
Sat Oct 16, 2021 7:14 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Climate Change News & Discussions
Replies: 136
Views: 47581

Re: Climate Change News & Discussions

wjfox wrote: Sat Oct 16, 2021 6:11 pm
I think at this point, Biden will have to change his negotiation tactics from that of a carrot to a stick. He needs to lay out to Manchin how he will punish him if he doesn't stick with the overall Democratic agenda.
by raklian
Fri Oct 15, 2021 6:35 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: COVID-19 News and Discussions
Replies: 542
Views: 130688

Re: COVID-19 News and Discussions

by raklian
Fri Oct 15, 2021 2:16 pm
Forum: Military & War
Topic: Lethal Autonomous Weapons Watch Thread
Replies: 16
Views: 5377

Re: Lethal Autonomous Weapons Watch Thread

[url=https://futurism.com/experts-horrified-gun-robodog] Experts Shocked by Military Robodog With Sniper Rifle Attachment There is nothing those experts can do to stop the inevitable advance of autonomous weapons systems such as this one. They're ignoring the warmongering nature of humanity which i...
by raklian
Wed Oct 13, 2021 8:51 pm
Forum: Space
Topic: Blue Origin
Replies: 16
Views: 5811

Re: Blue Origin

We finally acknowledge Capt. James Kirk actually being in space.

by raklian
Wed Oct 13, 2021 3:45 pm
Forum: Off Topic & General Discussion
Topic: General gaming news and discussion
Replies: 71
Views: 37489

Re: General gaming news and discussion

wjfox wrote: Wed Oct 13, 2021 2:26 pm How many of you guys have played Mass Effect? I'm downloading the Legendary Edition right now (120GB). Should take another 6 hours or so...
I've played the trilogy with Xbox 360 and One. One of the best games I've played.
by raklian
Tue Oct 12, 2021 8:19 pm
Forum: Space
Topic: Space News and Discussions
Replies: 229
Views: 74752

Re: Space News and Discussions

Interesting!


by raklian
Fri Oct 08, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: Culture, Economics & Politics of the Future
Topic: Prediction China will lose the "cold war"
Replies: 17
Views: 1312

Re: Prediction China will lose the "cold war"

China is more likely to self-sabotage itself via its unstable economic and social systems rather than be defeated by external geopolitical enemies.