This ain't the singularity - Page 2

Has the whole idea of world-changing technology finally become nothing more than an advertising jingle?
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Our culture would be incomprehensible to the people of 1908 just due to the rate at which we exchange knowledge online — passing around the "dramatic lemur" video to millions of people in a day, for example.

Oh, now you want to see it? Search for "dramatic lemur." Try explaining that to our 1908 friend.

Annalee Newitz (annalee@techsploitation.com) is a surly media nerd who has no interest whatsoever in the iPhone because she's waiting for her augmented reality lenses with the blink interface.

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