Personality uploads? I wish. I’ve been working as close as I can get for now: https://data.mendeley.com/datasets/92825j2d2r/1 [it has a DOI which *should* keep it intact] Hoping to find a decent knowledge extractor. Worked with a few which helped a little but the state of the art in this area is a LONG way off from where it could be someday.

Personality uploads? I wish. I’ve been working as close as I can get for now:
https://data.mendeley.com/datasets/92825j2d2r/1 [it has a DOI which *should* keep it intact] Hoping to find a decent knowledge extractor. Worked with a few which helped a little but the state of the art in this area is a LONG way off from where it could be someday.

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The rich/poor divide might be an issue although maker culture solves that. I dunno – I guess I just see it as inevitable. I’m sure someone will pass some law to regulate if it becomes visible.

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Doctor Who’s had the Cybermen as their cautionary tale since the 60s too. The thing about those extremes is that they *do* help to warn but they’re more warnings against totalitarianism / fascism than human upgrades, although they usually give a nod to “the wrong way to do eugenics” (Nazi Germany). But there’s a right way too.

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“Time Machine” is the 19th c version but using potential downside of evolution as their example.

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