EFF’s stupid patent of the month, predicted by a 1998 Star Trek spinoff
EFF / Paramount Have you ever read a patent and thought, "I feel like I've seen that in a Star Trek episode?" Well, this month the Electronic Frontier Foundation's patent sharpshooters have found a patent that quite literally had all of its key claim elements described by Star Trek—specifically, a 1998 episode of Deep Space Nine. Earlier this week,...
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