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Features

Tuesday, June 17 2014

Religion and Biological Limits in Post-Humanity: 'Her' and 'Transcendence'

Post-humanism, transhumanism, and the stakes of religion in the digital age intersect in Her and Transcendence, hinting at radical societal change to come.


Reviews

Thursday, August 21 2014

'Transcendence' Is a High-Tech Mess of Subplots

Like Dr. Caster's (Johnny Depp) experiments, Transcendence is much smarter in theory than it is in practice.


Friday, April 18 2014

Johnny Depp Is Ubiquitous Not Only in Real Life, but in 'Transcendence', Too

The decision to preserve the consciousness of Johnny Depp's AI researcher is a Frankenstein- and Skynet-like Very Bad Idea.


Blogs

Tuesday, April 22 2014

Five Reasons Why 'Transcendence' Failed

It could have been a late April sleeper. Instead, Johnny Depp's sci-fi thriller failed to ignite the box office. Here are five reasons why.


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