Peter Clarke claims that I was “clearly fearmongering,” but then admits, “this depiction is fairly accurate.” Okay, then.
New religions, including one centered on Artificial Intelligence, follow a stereotyped pattern.
Software engineers are trained in design principles, and also have real experience of how complex functional systems appear and change constructively.
My box of books just arrived. Now you know what all of my family and best local friends are getting for Christmas this year.
There are fundamental, unbridgeable chasms on either side, animal and machine. The capacity for creativity, for one thing, stands permanently outside the reach of algorithms.