This Startup Wants To Upload Your Brain To A Computer – But There’s A Deadly Twist

THIS STARTUP WANTS TO UPLOAD YOUR BRAIN TO A COMPUTER – BUT THERE’S A DEADLY TWISTp20article101025wp.jpg

ㅤStory via Gerald-Pilcher.com – “One of the more recent attempts at such technological audacity comes courtesy of Nectome, a nascent tech startup out of Silicon Valley that’s pitching a service that promises to preserve your brain for a future-based upload, with a catch: They need to euthanize you first.
ㅤDespite this dramatic hook, MIT Technology Review has reported that the 2016-founded startup in question is nevertheless gaining signatures on its waiting list – 25 and counting, at the time of writing. Silicon Valley entrepreneur Sam Altman is one of them, and he’s paid around $10,000 to the company, hoping that their promise of living again on a hypothetical computer will come to pass.”


Full story at IFL Science, image from iflscience(.com) – 3/20/18. Tags: immortality. 𑗉

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