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Gareth John

Gareth John lives in Mid Wales; he’s an ex-Buddhist priest with a MA in Buddhist Studies at the University of Bristol, and has performed studies on non-monastic traditions of Tibetan tantric Buddhism.

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Articles
"Buddhism’s Teaching on the Five Elements: An Answer to Creating Friendly AGI?"   Ethical Technology  (Mar 6, 2016)

"Whole Brain Emulation as a Building Block for AGI - Promises and Pitfalls?"   Ethical Technology  (Feb 20, 2016)

"Vajrayana Buddhism:  Preparation for the Posthuman?"   Ethical Technology  (Feb 3, 2016)

"The Man with Two Brains: Suicidal Ideation and the Promise of Immortality"   Ethical Technology  (Feb 1, 2016)

"A Response to ‘Michael LaTorra explains Buddhist Transhumanism in a nutshell’ by Giulio Prisco"   Ethical Technology  (Jan 21, 2016)

"James Barrat’s “Our Final Invention: Artificial Intelligence and the End of the Human Era”"   Ethical Technology  (Jan 14, 2016)

"The Singularity: Fact or Fiction or Somewhere In-between?"   Ethical Technology  (Jan 13, 2016)

"What is the very first question true AGI will ask?"   Ethical Technology  (Jan 3, 2016)

"Hypomania and the Hedonistic Imperative"   Ethical Technology  (Dec 25, 2015)

"Don’t Know Mind: Zen and the Art of AGI Indecision"   Ethical Technology   (Dec 12, 2015)

"Scientific Illiteracy and the Coming Singularity"   Ethical Technology   (Dec 1, 2015)

"What About Me?"   Ethical Technology  (Nov 28, 2015)

"Mindfulness-Based Therapy – Examining the Studies (Part 2)"   Ethical Technology  (Oct 7, 2015)

"What’s on your Mind? - Mindfulness-Based Therapies and Mental Health (Part 1)"   Ethical Technology  (Oct 7, 2015)

"“My Life With Bipolar Disorder: Non-Pharma Treatments” - interview with Gareth John (Part 2)"   Ethical Technology  (Sep 24, 2015)

"“My Life With Bipolar Disorder” – interview with Gareth John (Part One)"   Ethical Technology  (Sep 23, 2015)