Hans Moravec on “transmigration” (AKA mind uploading AKA brain emulation)

I’ve found that Hans Moravec is a name that comes up a lot in discussions of transhumanism and futurism more generally. For example, he seems to be the source of the idea (used by Ray Kurzweil and many others) that Moore’s law can be extended back before the invention of the integrated circuit. [Read more...]