This year's Edge question -- "What will change everything?" -- has been posted. The answers always make for fascinating reading, and of course with this question many of them involve the various transhumanist technologies we detail in Eclipse Phase, such as AI and nanofabrication. Check it out.
If you happen to live in California, there are two upcoming events that may be of interest:
* The Singularity Summit is this weekend, Oct. 25, in San Jose. It will cover topics like artificial intelligence, robotics, and nanotech.
* Convergence08 is taking place November 15-16 at the Computer History Museum in Silicon Valley. There are presentations on a number of interesting transhuman concepts plus debates on artificial intelligence, longevity, and synthetic biology.