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Another tidbit of Blu Ray is that it was developed 10 years ago imagine what will be out in another 10 years
Originally posted by TortoiseKweek
Exactly - Mind Blowing is an understatement!
What really caught my eye was this:
"The new disc stores information using two extra "dimensions" - the colour of light and the direction, or polarisation, of light waves."
How the hell does it use these 2 dimensions to capture data? I have know idea? But very interesting. Yes, you are right when it comes to space saving, this would be great
That a technological-evolutionary point known as "the singularity" exists as an achievable goal for humanity (the exact nature of the point is an arbitrarily high level of technology).
That through a law of accelerating returns, technology is progressing toward the singularity at an exponential rate.
That the functionality of the human brain is quantifiable in terms of technology that we can build in the near future.
That medical advancements could keep a significant number of his generation (Baby Boomers) alive long enough for the exponential growth of technology to intersect and surpass the processing of the human brain.