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Why you’ll never be able to upload your brain to the cloud

Nicolas Rougier 1, 2
1 Mnemosyne - Mnemonic Synergy
LaBRI - Laboratoire Bordelais de Recherche en Informatique, Inria Bordeaux - Sud-Ouest, IMN - Institut des Maladies Neurodégénératives [Bordeaux]
Abstract : Why you'll never be able to upload your brain to the cloud In the first article in this series, we saw how the mind and body literally cannot be separated, and also why robotics isn't capable of replicating either one. But let's assume that we've solved the problems of sensors and muscles and all the rest, and accept that the uploaded brain won't truly reflect our mind. Now comes the big challenge: uploading the brain.
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Nicolas Rougier. Why you’ll never be able to upload your brain to the cloud. The Conversation, The Conversation France, 2016. ⟨hal-01251726⟩

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