The consciousness conundrum

  title={The consciousness conundrum},
  author={John Horgan},
  journal={IEEE Spectrum},
Notably, singularity enthusiasts tend to be computer specialists, such as the author and retired computer scientist Vernor Vinge, the roboticist Hans Moravec, and the entrepreneur Ray Kurzweil. Intoxicated by the explosive progress of information technologies captured by Moore's Law, such singularitarians foresee a "merger of biological and nonbiological… CONTINUE READING