CO2 and technology to remove it from the air is not the biggest climate change problem; it is the politics
without radical changes in the way humanity organizes itself around climate crisis, we really are doomed to a much poorer and less secure existence, and no strictly technical approach to the problem can solve it.
Being for or against AI is like being for or against capitalism or communism. Here's why that is a false dilemma
There is a tendency to answer any kind of question with a "yes" or a "no": "Is communism bad?", "Is AI (artificial intelligence) good for us?". I believe that this discussion is not framed in a useful way - and here is why.
Reading and Writing Books in the Age of Artificial Intelligence and Surveillance Economy
Once upon a time, a long time ago, there was no internet and the best access to information were the books. Today, In this age of amateurs, it is getting harder and harder for readers to find a book worth reading, which of course leads them to the next book, and the next, and the next...