25 January 2007

'immortal computing' - how to send birthday greetings to your great-great-great-great-grandchildren

Interesting report from seattlepi.com on a long term Microsoft project looking into digital preservation of artifacts such as symbolic representations of people, messages and information. A whole new sideline perhaps for the cosmetic surgery industry. Look great now and we'll thrown in a free hologram of you to preserve for your descendants.!

 

Link to E-mail from the grave? Microsoft seeks patent on 'immortal computing'