Re: Russian theory of uploads
Mon, 17 Aug 1998 03:25:29 EDT

In a message dated 98-08-17 02:43:00 EDT, you write:

<< You know that Russians invented everything.
I already wrote that I was taught about growth rate achieving infinity by
in about 1970.
Now I am looking at a website on "Settleretics" giving a history of works on
mind uploads, starting with a thesis of theoretical possibility of
immortality via
uploading, suggested by Glushkov in 1978. Also, various principles for
calculations of parameters, suggestions of global networked connections of
references to many (unfortunately, offline) works, and mentions of extropians
the author laments, don't know about Russian research. Well, it looks like
didn't do much to correct this situation...

I'll try to get it translated. (Anybody interested in funding translation
Meanwhile, those of us who can read Russian, may look at the page directly:

There are automatic web page translation programs available, and probably at least shareware. Try some searches at these sites.

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let me know if you find anything, and if/when you translate it.