The Next GFC Already Here?

“The only function of economic forecasting is to make astrology look respectable.” – John Kenneth Galbraith   Abstract: The numbers are astronomical. The worldwide debt is beyond comprehension. The great ‘recovery’ post-2008 never happened. The only thing looking good at the moment is the stock market as company buybacks are at record highs due to low-interest rates…

Our Inhuman Future

It’s been some years since I seriously attempted to study software development in any degree of detail, however, I still remember vividly thinking “humans will never make a viable AI (artificial intelligence)”. Having a basic understanding of how software worked, how machines crunched problems, along with a general understanding of our own lack of understanding…