the depth and eloquence of this seemingly scary dystopian view are unrivaled.
Part 1 of the Series, “Of Monkeys, Mice and Men: From Natural Bodies to Digital Bots“
Governments should prepare for the “biodigital convergence”
~ Tse Hao Guang, Strategist at the Centre for Strategic Futures (CSF) in Singapore
As stated on September 10, 2020, in the article, “Bio-surveillance in the Era of COVID-19,” by Tse Hao Guang, “Canadian think-tank Policy Horizons has recently articulated the potential for a ‘biodigital convergence,’ where biological and digital systems interpenetrate to change the way we live, work, and even define what is natural or human. The rise of bio-surveillance, accelerated by COVID-19, is undoubtedly one undercurrent of this driving force. The need to ensure safety and order through more direct and fine-grained monitoring of human bodies has led to these new methods of sensemaking.”
What we are experiencing is a sporogenesis of technocracy, and more specifically, the augmentation of nature and…
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