It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker.
Please white-list or disable AboveTopSecret.com in your ad-blocking tool.
Some features of ATS will be disabled while you continue to use an ad-blocker.
At the heart of this theory is the idea that with science and technology – especially nanotechnology – evolving at breakneck speed, man will eventually be able to fuse himself with machines of the future to create a sort of Borg-like, man-robot hybrid that’s vastly more intelligent and capable than man alone.
Originally posted by Daisy-Lola
Now it doesn't seem like a bad idea at first glance, but the best thing to do is to hold off until the 'bugs' have been worked out.
This would have beneficial results as well as dubious, beneficial as it will stop a lot of diseases, age etc. But with one hand giving, there will be a hand taking. how do we know we can trust the suppliers not to have alliterative motives. You have some tech burrowing through your brain, how do we know what it will be implanting, or if it become corrupted, how do we know it wont do much worse damage? Would we become susceptible to computer viruses?
I think we remember the Borg from Star Trek, there wasn't any good points.