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Singularity.FM

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Singularity.FM is the 1st and best singularity podcast - the place where we interview the future!Singularity.FM is a series of podcast interviews with the best scientists, writers, entrepreneurs, philosophers and artists, debating the technological singularity. The podcast is a conversation about exponential tech, accelerating change, artificial intelligence and ethics: Because technology is not enough!

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Singularity.FM is the 1st and best singularity podcast - the place where we interview the future!Singularity.FM is a series of podcast interviews with the best scientists, writers, entrepreneurs, philosophers and artists, debating the technological singularity. The podcast is a conversation about exponential tech, accelerating change, artificial intelligence and ethics: Because technology is not enough!

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Great show!

By Aribenda - Jul 15 2018
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Very informative.

Wow....

By PhyrricVictory - Sep 04 2017
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What a collection of guests. Amazing interviews about the most important topic ever.

iTunes Ratings

152 Ratings
Average Ratings
135
8
4
1
4

Great show!

By Aribenda - Jul 15 2018
Read more
Very informative.

Wow....

By PhyrricVictory - Sep 04 2017
Read more
What a collection of guests. Amazing interviews about the most important topic ever.
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Singularity.FM

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Singularity.FM is the 1st and best singularity podcast - the place where we interview the future!Singularity.FM is a series of podcast interviews with the best scientists, writers, entrepreneurs, philosophers and artists, debating the technological singularity. The podcast is a conversation about exponential tech, accelerating change, artificial intelligence and ethics: Because technology is not enough!

Rank #1: Sci-Fi Author Hannu Rajaniemi on his Quantum Thief Trilogy

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Hannu Rajaniemi is a Ph. D. in string theory and fellow SU alumni best known for his popular science fiction trilogy The Quantum Thief [Jean Le Flambeur]. His work has risen to prominence both because of its own merits but also because of the legend surrounding his signing up with a major book publisher. Rajaniemi […]
Aug 31 2014
1 hour 36 mins
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Rank #2: Jacque Fresco: Apply the Methods of Science to the Social System!

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Jacque Fresco is a futurist, inventor, social engineer, visionary, and technician, best known for the Venus Project. In his Future By Design documentary about Fresco’s life and ideas,  Emmy winning filmmaker William Gazecki called the 97-year-old Jacque “a modern-day Da Vinci.” Others have called him “a new Buckminster Fuller.” Now, I have to admit that I really like Jacque […]
May 10 2013
1 hour 11 mins
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Rank #3: Jeremy Rifkin on Zero Marginal Cost and the Decline of Capitalism

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Jeremy Rifkin is a social activist, economist, futurist and best-selling author of twenty books on the impact of scientific and technological changes on the economy, the workforce, society, and the environment. His books have been translated into more than thirty-five languages and are being used in hundreds of universities, corporations, and government agencies around the world. In […]
Jun 29 2014
1 hour 36 mins
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Rank #4: Futurist David Wood on Transhumanism: Radical Change Lies Ahead

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David Wood is the chair of London Futurists and on the Humanity+ board of directors. He is an eminent futurist whose valuable newsletter I myself have been subscribed to for several years now and so I was very happy that, at long last, we managed to sit down for a proper interview. Not surprisingly, I […]
Apr 26 2015
1 hour 28 mins
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Rank #5: Noam Chomsky on AI: The Singularity is Science Fiction!

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Dr. Noam Chomsky is a famed linguist, political activist, prolific author and recognized public speaker, who has spent the last 60 years living a double life – one as a political activist and another as a linguist. His activism allegedly made him the US government’s public enemy number one. As a linguist he is often […]
Oct 05 2013
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Rank #6: FBI Futurist Marc Goodman on Future Crimes

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Marc Goodman is not your typical street cop – he considers himself a humanitarian, he is super smart and well educated, he has worked in over 70 countries and speaks more languages that I can list here. Marc has worked for Interpol and is the Futurist for the FBI. If that is not enough Goodman is also the […]
Mar 05 2015
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Rank #7: Ex-Google Design Ethicist Tristan Harris on Technology and Human Downgrading

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Tristan Harris is one of my heroes. And I don’t know about you but I am much more demanding and harder on my heroes. I just expect them to hold themselves to a higher standard, to know more, to do more, to be more and, perhaps most of all, to live and breathe their own […]
Jun 16 2019
1 hour 10 mins
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Rank #8: Physicist Michio Kaku: Science is the Engine of Prosperity!

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Dr. Michio Kaku is a theoretical physicist, bestselling author, acclaimed public speaker, renowned futurist, and popularizer of science. As co-founder of String Field Theory, Dr. Kaku carries on Einstein’s quest to unite the four fundamental forces of nature into a single grand unified theory of everything. You will not be surprised to hear that Michio […]
Jun 06 2014
1 hour 22 mins
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Rank #9: Roman Yampolskiy on Artificial Superintelligence

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There are those of us who philosophize and debate the finer points surrounding the dangers of artificial intelligence. And then there are those who dare go in the trenches and get their hands dirty by doing the actual work that may just end up making the difference. So if AI turns out to be like […]
Sep 07 2015
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Rank #10: Transhumanist Zoltan Istvan on His Presidential Campaign

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Zoltan Istvan is the first unashamedly and unabashedly openly transhumanist presidential candidate in the history of the United States. His political campaign, his Immortality Bus Tour and his book the Transhumanist Wager, have managed to get a huge amount of global media coverage and stir a debate. For good or for bad, much of that […]
Nov 20 2015
1 hour 23 mins
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Rank #11: Stephen E. Arnold on Search Engines and Intelligence Gathering

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Stephen E. Arnold is a specialist in online search, content processing, and indexing. He is the author of seven books and monographs, including a trilogy on Google. Stephen is also the blogger behind Beyond Search and has previously worked for companies such as Halliburton Nuclear and Booz, Allen & Hamilton – the same company that […]
Mar 19 2016
1 hour 31 mins
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Rank #12: Peering into Our Future’s Black Hole: AI, Transhumanism and the End of Humanity

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These are the videos of my presentation at the 2014 Podcamp Toronto. This year I decided that it is best not to speak about podcasting but rather focus on issues familiar to readers of Singularity Weblog – artificial intelligence, transhumanism, and the technological singularity. The session was intended to provide a brief introduction of the […]
Mar 04 2014
1 hour 21 mins
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Rank #13: Richard Stallman on Free Software: Freedom is Worth the Inconvenience

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Dr. Richard Stallman is an inductee of the internet hall of fame as well as the founder of the Free Software movement. In the words of Robert Grüning “Richard Stallman is like the Socrates of software, the money making colleagues are the sophists.” Another member of my audience said that Stallman is like Tron – he […]
Apr 01 2016
1 hour 4 mins
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Rank #14: Kevin Kelly: Technology Doesn’t Want A Singularity

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Today’s edition of Singularity 1 on 1 features prominent author, maverick technologist and regular TED speaker Kevin Kelly. Kevin just published a new book called What Technology Wants. Seth Godin blogged about it and called it The Book Of The Year because in Seth’s opinion “if there’s justice it will win the Pulitzer Prize.” Steven […]
Nov 03 2010
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Rank #15: Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum is a Decentralized Consensus Platform

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Digital crypto-currencies such as Bitcoin are the singularity of money and, after spending some time educating myself, I have turned from a skeptic into a fan. If you are not familiar with the topic then I suggest that you start with my interview with Andreas Antonopoulos. In that conversation, we lay down the basics and discuss why […]
Jun 05 2014
1 hour 9 mins
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Rank #16: Robert J. Sawyer on Quantum Night: There is nothing inherently unknowable

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About 4 1/2 years ago I interviewed Robert J. Sawyer on his fantastic non-dystopian AI trilogy WWW. To this day people keep telling me it is one of my very best interviews ever. Unfortunately last time we spoke via Skype and had a pretty bad video connection. So I vowed to myself that next time […]
Mar 25 2016
1 hour 1 min
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Rank #17: Sir Martin Rees on the Future: Prospects for Humanity

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Today my guest is world-renowned cosmologist and Astronomer Royal Sir Martin Rees. Martin has written 11 books and more than 500 scientific papers on topics ranging from the Big Bang and cosmology to technology and the future of humanity. Sir Rees has also been concerned with the threats stemming from humanity’s ever-heavier ‘footprint’ on the […]
Mar 12 2019
1 hour 34 mins
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Rank #18: Jaron Lanier: The Singularity Is A Religion for Geeks

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Today my guest on is Jaron Lanier. Jaron lives in Berkeley, California and, like John Horgan, is one of the better known critics of both Ray Kurzweil and the technological singularity. Unlike many other critics, however, Lanier is neither a technophobe nor a Luddite. In fact, he is known as the father of virtual reality technology. […]
May 12 2011
44 mins
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Rank #19: Physicist Max Tegmark on Life 3.0: What We Do Makes a Difference

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Some people say that renowned MIT physicist Max Tegmark is totally bonkers and refer to him as “Mad Max”. But, to quote Lewis Carroll from Alice in Wonderland, “All the best people are.” Furthermore, I am not sure if Tegmark is “mad” but I am pretty sure he is very much “fun” because I had a total blast […]
Jun 15 2018
1 hour 33 mins
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Rank #20: Ayesha Khanna on Hybrid Reality: Take Education Into Your Own Hands!

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Ayesha Khanna is the co-founder of the Hybrid Reality Institute and co-author of Hybrid Reality book for Kindle. During my Singularity 1 on 1 interview with Ayesha Khanna we discuss a variety of topics such as: women and technology; whether men are from Mars and women from Venus; her book Hybrid Reality and what she calls the […]
Feb 23 2013
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