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    Elon Musk wants to what?

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    Re: Elon Musk wants to what?

    Maybe I should do this - my brain is still running Windows Vista

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    Re: Elon Musk wants to what?

    Yep... the coming androids. I'm lockin' my door.
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    Re: Elon Musk wants to what?

    and sticking with XP.
    The smartestmanonearth tried a couple of years ago to have the I-5 corridor from Olympia to Canadian border mandated and driverless cars only.

    Ignoring OTR trucks. Busses. Vacationers. Died, but you know it's not gone.

    Oh, but I'll smoke a joint on TV and all will be fine, right?

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    Re: Elon Musk wants to what?

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    Re: Elon Musk wants to what?

    Oooo I saw this movie!

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    Re: Elon Musk wants to what?

    Hook it up to the politicians, there will be plenty of bandwidth left over for gaming...

    But I do wonder about those who are only “superhumanintelligence” away from being Bond
    or cartoon super criminals…

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    Re: Elon Musk wants to what?

    I still maintain that one day soon, everyone will be implanted with a chip at birth containing everything known about the individual - his DNA, family background, etc. I believe dogs already are. Remember, you heard it here.

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    Re: Elon Musk wants to what?

    There's no doubt Elon is a dreamer; but a lot of his dreams have panned out pretty good and I think there is more to come. Others have also worked on various forms of man-machine interface, but usually to replace some deficiency (like enabling the deaf to hear, blind to see, etc.)

    Anyone remember hearing Stephen Hawking speak? That was a man-machine interface (granted a very crude one). He had "Lou Gehrig's" disease, which is "rare", but there are some 15,000 Americans living with it today. Hundreds of thousands have regained their hearing with cochlear implants, another crude man-machine interface.
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    Re: Elon Musk wants to what?

    No doubt.
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    Re: Elon Musk wants to what?

    Quote Originally Posted by TR3driver View Post
    Anyone remember hearing Stephen Hawking speak? That was a man-machine interface (granted a very crude one). He had "Lou Gehrig's" disease, which is "rare", but there are some 15,000 Americans living with it today. Hundreds of thousands have regained their hearing with cochlear implants, another crude man-machine interface.
    Interesting too that Hawking became so associated with that early electronic voice that when he was given a choice to change it, he didn't want to.
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