This post provides a big-picture view of America. Where we are, how we got here, and where we are going.
Amidst the gloom that blankets America, evidence grows that another discontinuity in history approaches – a singularity.
The rise of semi-intelligent machines - powered by algorithms – will change the world in ways we cannot even imagine.
Sometime during the past few generations we lost our self-confidence. But we exaggerate the dangers, and our history gives us reason for confidence.
News from the frontiers of science, where the future is being built and the predictions of doomsters will be defeated.