Here is a really humorous and enlightening talk on Buddhism and Transhumanism by Dr. J.
Click this link to Changesurfer Radio
Also, as an olive branch to my new friend and "Crooked House" collaborator Valerie Bane, who recently did a blog on the subject of multiple selves (The Multiple Self ), I wanted to add this link to an article that asks the question: In the future, will human beings LITERALLY have multiple selves, in the forms of androids and/or virtual reality extensions.
To quote the article, "We are heading into a world where the self is expanding and multiplying. Are “you” just “you”? Where does your body begin or end? What philosophy/theology of property makes you think that? Are “you” what you’re born as, or is it what you are capable of? If you can operate five androids simultaneously, are they all you? Is in invalid therefore not a self at all?"
You can read the rest of the article here: Will we have multiple "Selves" in the future?