Singularity.FM

Singularity.FM is the 1st and best singularity podcast - the place where we interview the future. Singularity.FM is a series of podcast interviews with the best scientists, writers, entrepreneurs, philosophers and artists - such as Ray Kurzweil, Noam Chomsky, Michio Kaku, Vernor Vinge and many others, debating the technological singularity. The podcast is a conversation about the impact of technology, exponential growth, transhumanism, artificial intelligence and ethics on the future of humanity: because technology is not enough!

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 56m. Bisher sind 478 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein täglich erscheinender Podcast
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James W. Clement on the Switch: Longevity, Fasting, Protein Cycling and Keto


James W. Clement is a longevity researcher who was the 12th person on the planet to have his DNA sequenced. In 2010 James launched his Supercentenarian Research Study, which he started in 2010 with Professor George M. Church of Harvard Medical School.


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Nikola Danaylov at Dark Futures: NeoTechnocracy – The Future is Worse than You Think


This is the short closing speech I delivered at the 2019 Dark Futures meetup in Toronto. Not my finest speech but, since event organizer and futurist Nikolas Badminton kindly gave me a video of my keynote, I thought it may be good to share it publicly ...


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 2019-12-15  15m
 
 

Former IBM Watson Team Leader David Ferrucci on AI and Elemental Cognition


Dr. David Ferrucci is one of the few people who have created a benchmark in the history of AI because when IBM Watson won Jeopardy we reached a milestone many thought impossible. I was very privileged to have Ferrucci on my podcast in early 2012 when w...


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 2019-12-15  1h27m
 
 

Katy Cook on the Psychology of Silicon Valley


Katy Cook‘s recent book the Psychology of Silicon Valley: Ethical Threats and Emotional Unintelligence in the Tech Industry is a must-read for anyone interested in understanding the conflicting motivations, mythologies,


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 2019-12-08  1h45m
 
 

Cathy O’Neil on Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy


During this 90 min interview with Cathy O’Neil, we cover a variety of interesting topics such as: My favorite quotes that I will take away from Cathy’s book are:   As always you can listen to or download the audio file above or scroll down and watch th...


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 2019-09-25  1h40m
 
 

Technology is a Magnifying Mirror, Not a Crystal Ball


“Mirror, mirror on the wall, who’s the smartest species of them all?” “You, oh Homo Sapiens, are smart, it is true. But AI will be smarter even than you.” *** The most popular myth about technology is perhaps the myth that technology is a crystal ball....


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 2019-09-19  1h28m
 
 

Gary Marcus on Rebooting AI: Building Artificial Intelligence We Can Trust


It’s been 7 years since my first interview with Gary Marcus and I felt it’s time to catch up. Gary is the youngest Professor Emeritus at NYU and I wanted to get his contrarian views on the major things that have happened in AI as well as those that hav...


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 2019-09-09  1h28m
 
 

Prof. Steve Fuller on Transhumanism: Ask yourself what is human?


Prof. Steve Fuller is the author of 25 books including a trilogy relating to the idea of a ‘post-’ or ‘trans-‘ human future, and most recently, Nietzschean Meditations: Untimely Thoughts at the Dawn of the Transhuman Age.


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 2019-08-25  2h23m
 
 

Cory Doctorow on Walkaway: This will all be so great if we don’t screw it up


Cory Doctorow is probably my all time most favorite science fiction writer. The reason for that is simple – Doctorow is not only a great story-teller but also an activist. To paraphrase Karl Marx, writers have tried to capture and describe the world bu...


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 2019-08-16  1h32m
 
 

Ex-Google Design Ethicist Tristan Harris on Technology and Human Downgrading


Tristan Harris is one of my heroes. And I don’t know about you but I am much more demanding and harder on my heroes. I just expect them to hold themselves to a higher standard, to know more, to do more, to be more and, perhaps most of all,


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 2019-06-17  1h10m