From: "Dossy" <email@example.com>
> Now, if only the chip wouldn't require surgery, and was proven not
> to be harmful (how does it transmit? hmmm...) it could really take
> off. Perhaps a swallowable pill identifier could be an idea.
I don't think it transmits... It's like the identifier strip in US federal
It's not harmful, and the surgery for implantation is non-invasive.
BTW, the headline "cyborgs are coming" is a jape.
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Useless hypotheses, etc.:
consciousness, phlogiston, philosophy, vitalism, mind, free will, qualia,
analog computing, cultural relativism, GAC, Cyc, Eliza, cryonics, individual
uniqueness, ego, human values, scientific relinquishment, malevolent AI,
non-sensory experience, SETI
We move into a better future in proportion as science displaces superstition.
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