Is This What Dying Will Be Like In 2052?

If you’ve seen Vanilla Sky, The Matrix, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, or any other number of modern films that explore the difference between virtual and physical worlds, you may enjoy this video.

The concept of cognitive transference, or memory uploading to digital networks sounds both George Jetson and George Orwell, but in light of “cloud-based” living, and facebook’s stated goal of literally replacing your memory, it might not be science-fiction.

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