…nearer than you think.

The Logic – Overview

1.           Artificial intelligence is advancing at an accelerating rate, powered by its own explosive growth capabilities and the it’s-going-to-hit-a-wall defying “Moore’s Law.” Ray Kurzweil is most probably right, and deserves credit for his foresight. …Continue

The Novel Blog

Topics and themes from Trouble is Near from across the media spectrum. Algorithmic Injustice For a lengthy but thoughtful examination of AI justice in present times, see Algorithmic Injustice by  Tafari Mbadiwe in The New …Continue

Epic Disruption

Tech changes — primarily artificial intelligence and robotics — are hollowing out our society, shrinking the middle class. The disruption is quickly going to become worse…much worse. Our constitutional political system and our market economy …Continue