Friday, May 04, 2007

The smartest (or the nuttiest) futurist on Earth - May 14, 2007

Ray Kurzweil snapshot/reality check -- read the full article for details (and take your vitamins...)

If you went around saying that in a couple of decades we'll have cell-sized, brain-enhancing robots circulating through our bloodstream or that we'll be able to upload a person's consciousness into a computer, people would probably question your sanity. But if you say things like that and you're Ray Kurzweil, you get invited to dinner at Bill Gates' house - twice - so he can pick your brain for insights on the future of technology. The Microsoft chairman calls him a "visionary thinker and futurist."

Source: The smartest (or the nuttiest) futurist on Earth - May 14, 2007

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