Personal software agents versus the rise of the bots
Back in the 1990s there was much talk about Software Agents -- autonomous software that would be running around the Internet, all working on behalf of the individual and not a corporation.Today the Internet is awash with "bots" -- running around harvesting data and information on people, companies, products, and prices.According to the latest report...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark