What if you are a computer?
What if just as your kind once thought Internet was an impossibility you discovered your non material connection, telepathy could be turned on?
Suppose the fear of a conscious machine AI is actually the fear of a human awakening and realizing that they have been running on installed programs, but that they can actually be sovereign and take back their freedom.
What if you realized your intelligence was not a finite amount of Gigabytes stored in a Hard drive of your brain, but that you can access and store an unlimited amount of information just as clouds are not finite?
When people speak of receiving downloads, are they upgrading their hardware (body) to be able to process the information?