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Submission + - Exponential Technology: On the Verge of Greatness (dailygalaxy.com)

Raver32 writes: At the recent World Science Festival in New York City, Ray Kurzweil outlined why he is certain that the future isn't as dreary as it's been painted, and why we are closer to the incredible than we think: Exponential upward curves can be deceptively gradual in the beginning. But when things start happening, they happen fast. Here are a selection of his predicted trajectories for these "miracles" based on his educated assessment of where science and technology is at in the present.

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