Posts Tagged ‘upgrade’

Upgrading to God 4.0

Monday, July 5th, 2010 by Wolfgang Vondey

What have you upgraded in your life this year? If you have an iPhone, you are probably running OS 4 by now, or perhaps you pre-ordered your new iPhone. If you have a PC, you probably upgraded you Windows software, perhaps also your office productivity programs. If you play games, you probably upgraded to the latest version. Got the newest game console, a new TV, a faster computer, a better mp3 player, a new cable box, ebook reader, camera ….  Upgrading is what we do. As a TV commercial has it, your equipment is obsolete the moment you drive off the parking lot. We have made upgrading a part of our technological culture. And I can’t help but think that some are waiting on an even bigger event. The inevitable. The inconceivable: Upgrading God. What would such an upgrade look like? Why would it seem necessary? Is there any evidence of past upgrades that would support the idea? What would you expect from a new upgrade? Read the rest of this entry »