Things More Likely to Lead to Apocalypse than Calendars

This is a very interesting turn of events. One of the biggest tech companies is hiring one of the leading minds in computer evolution:

Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are known to be keenly interested in the theory of an upcoming “technological singularity,” a time when human beings and artificially intelligent machines will sync up to push innovation forward at an unprecedentedly fast rate. Kurzweil is one of the most prominent individuals associated with the singularity movement.