Johanna Wilder, Alternative Newspaper Mogul, Shuffles Off Mortal Coil

As waves of humans download themselves into robot bodies and lay their flesh-and-blood bodies to rest, memorials of human remains and their achievements remain in fashion

As the light on the USB-4 hub that was attached to her brain-computer interface dimmed, it was clear to family members and hospi-lab staff that Johanna Wilder had gone on to a better place. She was 78. The Agility-700 robot that housed her formerly-human consciousness and remaining memories hummed and beeped as fans came to life and servos whirred softly in power-on self-test mode.

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