The moving frame, having moved, drags itself ever onwards… Continue reading Accelerating Frames of History
Most narratives of post-AI apocalypse fail to acknowledge that whatever it is that is going on between all of our ears might actually represent a resource or asset of study and creative experimentation for an artificial superintelligence. Continue reading Will Artificial General Intelligence farm our minds ?
If automation is only limited by the boundaries of what we can describe, are we actually capable of describing those entities, processes, objects and systems of non-trivially sophisticated complexity with which we all must eventually and inevitably engage ? Continue reading The Limits of Automation
Is AI-generated art an omen of things to come ? Are we writing ourselves out of our own story ? Continue reading Art without an Artist ?
Will technology make us stupid ? Or is there more creative and innovative opportunity than ever before to be derived from our tools of cognitive extension ? Continue reading Will Technology make us Stupid ?
An enduring irony of structured attempts to prohibit various nefarious behaviours (including cybercrime) is that the actions taken tend to create evolutionary selection pressures which unwittingly produce the next generation of successful technological malfeasance. Viewed holistically as an ecosystem or … Continue reading Ransomware
…attempts to lock systems down inadvertently create the loopholes and logics of their own failure… Continue reading Doubling Down on Digital Property Rights