Books that deal with the Technological Singularity

A Listmania! list by Sue Lange "Sue Lange" (New York, NY United States)
The list author says: "There are tons of books that deal with the Technological Singularity and virtual reality. Here are a few I've come across."
The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology
1.  The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology by Ray Kurzweil
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  "Kurzweill is the most outspoken proponent of the Singularity. In this dense book, he explains why it's going to happen and soon."
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Snow Crash (Bantam Spectra Book)
2.  Snow Crash (Bantam Spectra Book) by Neal Stephenson
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  "One of the first books I've read about living in virtual reality. Still one of my faves."
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Neuromancer
3.  Neuromancer by William Gibson
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  "Hi-energy story of life inside your computer."
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Accelerando (Singularity)
4.  Accelerando (Singularity) by Charles Stross
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  "Not the easiest of books to digest, but has a good vision of what the posthumans will get up to."
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The Matrix Comics, Vol. 2
5.  The Matrix Comics, Vol. 2 by Geof Darrow
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  "Just to be fair, we have to include something from The Matrix. It's a good depiction of someone's idea of virtual reality."
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We, Robots (Conversation Pieces, Volume 16)
6.  We, Robots (Conversation Pieces, Volume 16) by Sue Lange
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  "My own take on the Singularity."
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If you liked The Singularity is near..try Memories with Maya - The Dirrogate 0 May 1, 2013
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