The transhumanist 2016 United States presidential candidate Zoltan Istvan is hitting the headlines yet again. In a Daily Mail article he is mentioned as saying that he knows of two people who are actively engaged in searching for someone to install neuro implants. Continue reading
DARPA announces Brain modems implanted in Animals
On the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (Darpa) website http://www.darpa.mil/news-events/2015-01-19 today there is an announcement about the successful implantation of Brain Modems into Animals. The program, Neural Engineering System Design (NESD), stands to dramatically enhance research capabilities in neurotechnology and provide a foundation for new therapies. “Today’s best brain-computer interface systems are like two supercomputers trying to talk to each other using an old 300-baud modem,” said Phillip Alvelda, the NESD program manager. “Imagine what will become possible when we upgrade our tools to really open the channel between the human brain and modern electronics.” Continue reading
In a move that has set alarm bells ringing in this mans head. The Bill and Melinda Gates foundation is about to start trials of its Birth Control Chip. A device that is 20mmx20mmx7mm in size and implanted in a recipients body in their hip, arms or back. The device lasts for 16 years as it is filled with enough hormones to stop reproduction for an extended period only dreamed of in our brave new world. Continue reading
Call Of Duty: Black Ops III is the first title for next-gen hardware in the critically acclaimed Black Ops series. Developed by Treyarch, the award-winning creator. Published by Activision. One of the taglines is “In the next fifty years, technological advancements will lead us into a world where only those who risk going to far, will find out how far we can actually go”. The game is a sequel to the 2012 game Call Of Duty: Black Ops II.
The new game COD: BO3 is set in 2065 and the themes of transhumanism and Continue reading