http://new.livestream.com/accounts/3922964/events/2254759/videos/24842111/player?autoPlay=false&height=360&mute=false&width=640 In this highly illuminating talk from EXPO1 at MOMA, Ray proposes that there is nothing inherently wrong with the transhuman reengineering of nature on the “promethean” grounds that nature has no ethical dispensation. Thus there is no natural, ontological or theological order violated by the extension of human cognitive powers or by the […]
Over at I09 here
Video footage of the Singularity Hypothesis event in London yesterday.
Deep into the morning procrastination ritual – reading two or more blogs and FB instead of the chapter I’m meant to be finishing – I realized that I had forgotten what I had been reading a minute ago. So I let my mouse hover over the IE icon on my task bar and hey presto! […]
Toward a Formal Characterization of Real-World General Intelligence
Christopher Vitale has written a fascinating analysis of the figure of the copy and its relationship to the formal role of time in visual media at Networkologies. First of a series.
Weird Science: Biotechnology as Art Form Towards the Human Spore Monika Bakke Zoe?philic Desires: Wet media art and beyond Monika Bakke Human nonhuman libidinal relations
The Posthuman: Differences, Embodiments, Performativity Call For Papers September 11th – 14th 2013, University of Roma 3, Rome, Italy The University of Roma 3, the University Erlangen-Nürnberg, the University of the Aegean and Dublin City University are pleased to announce: The 5th Conference of the Beyond Humanism Conference Series The specific focus of the Conference […]