Save Sarah Jeong! And Kevin Williamson, Quinn Norton, and Joy Reid Too

The work of polemicists like Sarah Jeong, just recently employed to The New York Times editorial board, is to make arguments in public area. Polemicists can be unbearable. They get to be gadflies and believe themselves Socratic. They’ re belligerent. They have a credibility for laziness and Twitter dependency; they frequently avoid shoe leather. Numerous Read more about Save Sarah Jeong! And Kevin Williamson, Quinn Norton, and Joy Reid Too[…]

The Responsibility of Immortality: Welcome to the New Transhumanism

In the summertime of 1990, I was running a quite unusual club in the Roppongi area of Tokyo. I was deeply immersed in the international cyberpunk scene and working to bring the Tokyo node of this fast-expanding, posthuman, science-fiction-and-psychedelic-drug-fueled motion online. The Japanese scene was more focused around videogames and multimedia than around acid and Read more about The Responsibility of Immortality: Welcome to the New Transhumanism[…]

How Do You Know You Are Reading This?

The only thing you understand for sure is that you are mindful. All else is reasoning, nevertheless affordable. There is something in your head that creates experiences: the words you read on this page, the snore of a bulldog on a red carpet, the fragrance of roses on a desk. Your experience of such a Read more about How Do You Know You Are Reading This?[…]

The Anxiety of AI Agency

The financial weather condition has been clearing. In the United States, joblessness stands at a bit more than 4 percent ; at long last, earnings are growing quicker than efficiency. Financiers anticipate the Federal Reserve to raise rates of interest in order to combat the inflation that accompanies complete work. There are even labor lacks Read more about The Anxiety of AI Agency[…]

Greedy, Brittle, Opaque, and Shallow: The Downsides to Deep Learning

Sundar Pichai, the chief executive of Google, has actually stated that AI “ is more extensive than … electrical power or fire. ” Andrew Ng, who established Google Brain and now buys AI start-ups, composed that “ If a common individual can do a psychological job with less than one second of idea, we can Read more about Greedy, Brittle, Opaque, and Shallow: The Downsides to Deep Learning[…]

Youre George Lucas In 1975. Can You Create Star Wars?

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