Books tagged: singularity

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Artie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,270. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Victor is a young, idealistic, nanobot researcher. Cassandra seems the ideal doom crier to prevent his research from destroying humanity. While Victor enjoys her company, he glimpses secrets behind her secrets, and an intelligence beyond human. As she comes into conflict with his government, Victor has to choose sides, with friendship, patriotism and the survival of humanity in the balance.
Android Paradox
Series: Android X, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,970. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
An android faces off against an unknown foe that threatens the fate of the world.
The Turing Exception
Series: Singularity. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,650. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In the 2043, humans and AI coexist in a precarious balance of power. But in the grim aftermath of a runaway nanotech attack, a powerful underground collective known as XOR concludes AI can no longer coexist with humanity. Catherine Matthews and her allies, including an ancient AI long believed dead, must find a solution before XOR's planned extermination war.
When Computers Can Think, the Artificial Intelligence Singularity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,280. Language: Australian English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Intelligence (AI) & semantics, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
How do computers think today? Will they eventually be able to really think the way people do? What would they think about us? This book addresses the unseen elephant in the room. Computers are becoming ever more intelligent, will the future need us? Will natural selection condition a truly intelligent computer in the same way that it has conditioned us?
The Hedonistic Imperative
Price: Free! Words: 54,500. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The Hedonistic Imperative outlines how genetic engineering and nanotechnology will abolish suffering in all sentient life.
Comments on Original Sin and Original Death: Romans 5:12-19
Series: Crystallizations of the Fall. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / Old Testament
This 4100 word essay comments on Thomas Schreiner's article of the same name in the (2014) compilation Adam, the Fall and Original Sin: Theological, Biblical and Scientific Perspectives (edited by Hans Madueme and Michael Reeves, Baker Academic, Grand Rapids, Michigan). It is an exercise in postmodern scholasticism. Related works include The First Singularity and its Fairy Tale Trace.
The Story Of Us
Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What happens when humans get smarter?
The First Singularity and Its Fairy Tale Trace
Series: Crystallizations of the Fall. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
This 2700 word essay presents a natural hypothesis addressing the question: Why is our current Lebenswelt not the same as the Lebenswelt that we evolved in?
The Singularity is Coming - The Artificial Intelligence Explosion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,540. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Intelligence (AI) & semantics, Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers
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This ‘fact-fiction’ book is about THE SINGULARITY, and the resulting Artificial Intelligence Explosion. A singularity is a one way event, something which cannot be reversed. The event explored in this book is Artificial General Intelligence; how its runaway consequences will change our way of life… completely. Will we be ready for it?
How to Solve the World's Problems in 50 Years or Less: Manifesto for Revolution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,930. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
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The MultiCore employs the minds of Pulitzer Prize winning theorist Jared Diamond, author of Guns, Germs and Steel, planetary intelligentsia Max Tegmark, the immortal Ray Kurzweil, and the spirits of Martin Luther King Jr and Charles Darwin. The ensuing synthesis blends the principles of evolution with advanced forms of intelligence to solve our major problems humanely and in style.