A Collection Of Some of My Humanity 2.0 Musings

Since Google Plus does not have Content Channels (see note at bottom), I'm channelizing my writings about Humanity 2.0 in a separate post so that I can more easily find, and refer others, to my most-shared thoughts on this topic. Some of the postings come from articles on my website, others from posts on G+.

My Humanity 2.0 Musings

1.) How humanity will evolve as connective intelligence and nanotechnology accelerate: Cybernetics, the Social Web, and the (Coming?) Singularity (http://jeffsayre.com/2011/07/20/cybernetics-the-social-web-and-the-coming-singularity/)

2.) Thoughts on synthetic biology and nanotechnology innovation: Coders Of The Future Will Not Be Engineers (http://jeffsayre.com/2012/10/23/coders-of-the-future-will-not-be-engineers/)

3.) How increasing connectivity and complexity will change our world: The HyperWeb: it’s All About Connections (http://jeffsayre.com/2011/01/07/the-hyperweb-its-all-about-connections/)

4.) What the emerging global mesh networks mean to the InterWeb's netizens: The Rise of the Majority Net (https://plus.google.com/112526081195315983895/posts/W7WGaJi24Ef)

5.) What happens as technological and cultural seismic shifts in global communication patterns and infrastructure come about: The Emerging Global Brain and the Internet’s Future (http://jeffsayre.com/2012/01/05/the-emerging-global-brain-and-the-internets-future/)

6.) Collective and Connective Intelligence and the rights of the user: Who Should Own the Internet? (http://jeffsayre.com/2011/04/21/who-should-own-the-internet/)

7.) A Few More Thoughts On Humanity and Synthetic Biology (https://plus.google.com/112526081195315983895/posts/GeruE1YGfth)

8.) Radical Change Is On the Horizon. The Replicator Cometh (https://plus.google.com/112526081195315983895/posts/MKDB7DwFytZ)

Are You Interested in Humanity's Future?

If you are interested in humankind's future and Humanity 2.0, besides reading my thoughts, you need to, at a bare minimum, start by reading these books (links are affiliate free):

The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology, by Ray Kurzweil (http://www.amazon.com/Singularity-Near-Humans-Transcend-Biology/dp/0143037889/)

The Age of Spiritual Machines: When Computers Exceed Human Intelligence, also by Ray Kurzweil (http://www.amazon.com/Age-Spiritual-Machines-Computers-Intelligence/dp/0140282025/)

Regenesis: How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves, by George Church (http://www.amazon.com/Regenesis-Synthetic-Biology-Reinvent-Ourselves/dp/0465021751)

Abundance: The Future Is Better Than You Think, by +Peter H. Diamandis (http://www.amazon.com/Abundance-Future-Better-Than-Think/dp/1451614217)

Also, Peter has a great TedTalk (+TED) on the topic of abundance: Peter Diamandis: Abundance is our future (Peter Diamandis: Abundance is our future)


Note:

G+ does not have inline HTML for posts -- it does for profiles -- so we have to continue to post messy-looking URLs. So, see my post on Content Channels (https://plus.google.com/112526081195315983895/posts/NMgLqpcaWwv)

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