from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The act of transcending, or surpassing.
- n. The act of passing over something.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of transcending, or surpassing; also, passage over.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A passing over or beyond.
But this scene occupies only a minuscule slice of what is otherwise a bang-up hybrid of Kabbalah and terrorists, transcension and realpolitik.
Among the issues raised: the ethics of experimenting on engineered minds; the existential and other risks posed by the creation of AI systems more powerful than humans; the ethics of uploading and technology-enabled transcension; and the creation of ethical goal systems for advanced AI's including those with strong capabilities for self-modification.
We've woven it into the core values of economic, social, and environmental health in an attempt to show its transcension of borders, barriers, and differences to truly unify.
[b] congenially oversimplify and dramatize technodevelopmental complexities (transcension, apocalypse, revolution, immortality) for lazy, undercritical, or overwrought people and media formations, because they