If humankind wants to survive the rise of artificial intelligence, we need to embrace the machines and become a melded cyborg organism, projected Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, on Monday. Enhancing our minds is Musk’s answer to finding the meaning of life.
Musk has been a proponent of the human-A.I. mind-meld for a while: He’s floated the idea of neural lace, a hypothetical computer processing net that can be injected into your brain to enhance intelligence.
He seems pretty serious about enhancing humans to survive an A.I. takeover: