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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow



Adam Ford

Adam Ford Interviews

Posted: Sep 16, 2016


Steve fuller discusses the new book Homo Deus, how it relates to the general transhumanist philosophy and movementfactors around the success of these ideas going mainstream, Yuval Noah Harari’s writing style, why there has been a bias within academia (esp sociology) to steer away from ideas which are less well established in history (and this is important because our successfully navigating the future will require a lot of new ideas), existential risk, and we contrast a posthuman future with a future dominated by an AI superintelligence.


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AI will never be 'super' anything. It will be a con, faking it all the way to one's limpid brain.



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