We don't really own information. We're just borrowing it from the 2nd Law of Thermodynamics.
Monday, November 20, 2006
Is Second Life a Post-Singularity Civilization?
In the past week I've read about two things happening in Second Life that would otherwise be clear harbingers of the Singularity if they occurred in the real world: First was something akin to a cornucopia machine (CopyBot) incident. Now they've had a grey goo outbreak. Curiouser and curiouser. (Credit where it's due: the "cornucopia machine" was in Charles Stross' Singularity Sky)