It's so f*cking crazy, that you'll think I'm the one gone bonkers, for saying it...
They are batshit billionaires, convinced that enough capital and technology can have them produce physical immortality. They want to upload their beautiful minds into replaceable robots, forever.
That's the ultimate aim behind those difficult to fathom investments and acquisitions.
But the human mind? It's an effect not an artifact. It cannot be preserved independent of its "emitter". The superficial characteristics of the effect can be recorded and even simulated. No matter HOW good the recording, there's no VHS player that will ever BE Grandma.
But these are fools - who in a world of madness, are heralded as visionary.