But could there be better shorthand to describe some of the recent developments in medical, health and bio-tech? Consider these possibilities coming to fruition, or close to, in 2016.
Once we're cyborgs, he says, we'll be funnier, sexier and more loving.
Read more on Singularity University But today, the exact opposite is happening. This article was co-written with Ken Goffman
Transhumanism is an idea that we can transcend mortal definitions of our lives. There are already discussions about uploading consciousness and memory to computer networks to enable the human experience to continue even if only in an incorporeal form.