Due to the rapid development and research of cyber technology, the human body is gradually mechanized, and the technological singularity (the point at which general artificial intelligence or post-humans take the place of humans and become the leading role in civilization. One of the concepts of futurology. The modern age is approaching the brink of death. We are about to enter an era in which artificial intelligence can reside in a completely mechanized human body, and it is fully possible for us to have a unique consciousness. The overall theme is to explore and consider the above.
Plethora Magazine issue #7- Automaton – investigates the fragmentation of the human body image through the upsurge of new cybernetic technologies, the gradual mechanization of the human sphere and the promise of a truly artificial consciousness here on the verge of technological singularity.
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