Why your expensive education was a waste of money

There’s no such thing as an average human. The assumption that there is has distorted work and education for a century. Now science is changing that. Follow the author of this post on Twitter @damiengwalter A little over a century ago, the world made a decision. Businesses had a massive demand for educated employees thatContinue reading “Why your expensive education was a waste of money”

How can we make AI less like the Terminator, and more like the Culture?

It’s only March and already we’ve seen a computer beat a Go grandmaster and a self-driving car crash into a bus. The world is waking up to the ways in which a combination of “deep learning” artificial intelligence and robotics will take over most jobs. But if we don’t want our robot servants to riseContinue reading “How can we make AI less like the Terminator, and more like the Culture?”