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UPCOMING EVENTS: Nikola Danaylov



MULTIMEDIA: Nikola Danaylov Topics

Singularity 1 on 1: Practopoiesis Tells Us Machine Learning Is Not Enough!

Singularity 1 on 1: Quantum Thief Trilogy

Singularity 1 on 1: Science is an epistemology in the house of philosophy

Singularity 1 on 1: The Curiosity Cycle

Singularity 1 on 1: Give Bitcoin a Try!

Singularity 1 on 1: Ageing is not going to cure itself!

Singularity 1 on 1: On the Zero Marginal Cost Society and the Decline of Capitalism

Singularity 1 on 1: The Immortalists

Singularity 1 on 1: Ethereum is a Decentralized Consensus Platform

Singularity 1 on 1: Science is the Engine of Prosperity!

The future is going to be wonderful (If we don’t get whacked by the existential risks)

Singularity 1 on 1: Flow is the doorway to more that most of us seek!

Singularity 1 on 1: Let’s Bring Engineers into Studying the Brain

Singularity 1 on 1: “Bitcoin is not currency; it’s the internet of money!”

Having more intelligence will be good for mankind!




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Nikola Danaylov Topics




Bitcoin: The Financial Singularity is Here

by Nikola Danaylov

I have to admit – I was a total bitcoin skeptic. But after spending several months learning about cryptocurrencies I have come to believe that bitcoin is the financial singularity – the most disruptive technology of our present day beyond whose event-horizon human affairs as we know them – be it financial or otherwise, will be fundamentally transformed.



The World is Transformed by Asking Questions [draft]

by Nikola Danaylov

​The world is transformed by asking questions, not by providing answers. Politics, religion, and even philosophy, have promised us the answers for millennia. But the value of the answers delivered has always been contextual and temporary. There is no answer that will last forever.



Humanity is Dead as the Dodo

by Nikola Danaylov

There was this unique bird. It was endemic to a small island called Mauritius. It flourished there for thousands of years. It then went extinct. It was called the Dodo.



Cyborg Cockroach Wired for Search and Rescue

by Nikola Danaylov

Researchers at North Carolina State University are turning cockroaches into joystick-controlled cyborgs for use in search and rescue operations.

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Bald Eagle Gets 3D Beak Prosthesis

by Nikola Danaylov

This is the story of Beauty and her 3D printed prosthetic beak. Beauty is an American bald eagle that got shot in the head by a poacher and consequently lost the top half of her beak.

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The Importance of Doubt, Asking Questions and Not Knowing

by Nikola Danaylov

Most of us are uncomfortable not knowing. Just think about it: Wouldn’t it be nice (and easy) if we knew the answers to all the important questions? Who am I? Is there a God?

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Why I Am an Optimist

by Nikola Danaylov

People ask me why I am an optimist about the progress of technology and the technological singularity. My reply is simple. I choose to focus on the upside.

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Prometheus Gave Us Fire. Ridley Scott’s Film Gave Us Disappointment and all the Wrong Messages!

by Nikola Danaylov

Prometheus is the most over-hyped and under-delivering film I have seen in a long while. Even Worse: It sends out all the wrong messages!

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Top 10 Reasons We Should NOT Fear The Singularity

by Nikola Danaylov

An excellent way to get motivated to create the best possible future is to read this list of the 10 most inspiring reasons we should embrace The Singularity:

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Top 10 Reasons We Should Fear The Singularity

by Nikola Danaylov

Why do we fear the technological singularity? Let me give you what I believe are the top 10 most popular reasons:

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17 Definitions of the Technological Singularity

by Nikola Danaylov

The term singularity has many meanings. Here are 17 distinct definitions by noted observers, ranging from R.Thornton, Samuel Butler and Alan Turing, to contemporaries such as Ray Kurzweil, John Smart, and Eliezer Yudkowsky. Which description of The Singularity is your favorite?

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