Newsletter No.82 — Jun 02, 2019

It’s 2059, and the Rich Kids Are Still Winning. Nnedi Okorafor. The Dark Forest Theory. AGI Has Been Delayed. New Zealand’s Liberal Milestone.

Summer is (supposedly) here which means vacations and traveling. If you’re a reader and end up swinging by Montréal, email me, lets grab coffee.

This Week: It’s 2059, and the Rich Kids Are Still Winning. Nnedi Okorafor. The Dark Forest Theory of the Internet. AGI Has Been Delayed. New Zealand’s Next Liberal Milestone. Data is the new plutonium. Baratunde Thurston deconstructs racism.

A year ago: “Why don’t you go live in a cave?” – when technophiles cry troglodyte and Why the Luddites Matter.