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Robot Slaves Rule! -  January’s Top 20 Essays at Transhumanity.net

Posted: Fri, February 01, 2013



Articles examining robot slavery placed #1 and #2 in hit totals at Transhumanity.net in January. What else did our audience respond to? A wide variety, ranging from wireheading to water  wars, from Capitalism to Confucius, from transhumanism to female freedom fighters.

Any new writers?  Yes, notably Rich Lee, who placed two of his biohacking essays on our list. What “seems to work”? Original ideas, assertively expressed. Thanks!

Top 20 Essays published in January

1. Kara & the Lesson of Adam - by Valkyrie Ice   

2. Robots and Slavery - what do humans want when we are “Masters”? - by Hank Pellissier  

3. Common Misconceptions about Transhumanism - is it a cult that seeks to destroy humanity? - by Gennady Stolyarov II  

4. Water Wars - nine thirsty regions where H2O conflict is threatening - by Hank Pellissier 

5. Is it Time to call “Capitalism” an Existential Threat? - by Khannea Suntzu 

6. Why is “Confucian Culture” so Wildly Successful? - by Hank Pellissier 

7. Female Freedom Fighters: Malala Yousufzai, etc. - by Joern Pallensen 

8. People Who Don’t Want to Live Forever are just “Suicidal” - by Hank Pellissier 

9. From Humanism to Transhumanism - by Jose Cordeiro 

10. Your Brain Could Have Been So Much Brighter - by Hank Pellissier 

11. Future Love: Romancing the Robot - by Extropia DaSilva 

12. Our Vampire Future? Wireheading and High-Tech Psychopaths - by Dirk Bruere

13. This List of 30 Billionaires: which one will end Aging and Death? - by Hank Pellissier 

14. Autism: Disease or the New Normal? - by TJL-2080 

15. A Cassandra Moment: is Aaron Swartz the martyr of a New Revolution? - by Valkyrie Ice 

16. “If Eternal LIfe Becomes a Medical Possibiity, I Will Have it Because I am a Tech Pirate” - by Rich Lee 

17. Vagina Dentata? Techno-Gizmos for the Elimination of Rape - by Hank Pellissier 

18. If They Say No: Regarding Indefinite Life Extension - by Eric Schulke 

19. Want to BioHack Your Brain? $50,000 Cranial Surgery costs only $10 via DIY Black Market - by Rich Lee 

20. Why I am Running for Humanity+ Board of Directors - by Rachel Haywire 

 

Very Honorable Mention

In Praise of the Borg - “Resistance is Futile; you will want to be Assimilated” - by Dirk Bruere 

(published December 31, 2012 - it has 6,220 hits)



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