technology and globalization are key to rising prosperity. I agree on this too. That’s why any fundamental change that doesn’t support a globalized economy is not going to get public support. The elites know what is driving prosperity no matter how unequal. Ideas that take us backwards are non-starters.
I found this video stimulating as it presents a strong case for a future where human beings will be faced with lots of leisure time! No problem, bring it on. As far as I’m concerned, lots of leisure time is in our future. If automation makes it so, so much the better. We humans have … Continue reading Will humans become obsolete?
Devils live in details. Our innovation is only as good as the tech behind it. After six months generating awareness. We're returning to refining our tech. That's not to say our innovation is half-baked: it's ready for primetime. Primetime doesn't need a implementable solution, it needs a compelling story. Why do so few solutions go … Continue reading Details will set us free
The POTUS said something remarkable in his NSA surveillance speech. Most listeners may have missed it. Obama pointed to a truth reaching far into the future while acknowledging that truth requires paying special attention to what the truth speaks to. He said: "....And the power of new technologies means that there are fewer and fewer … Continue reading We have the technology to right the world