A Dialogue on the Simulation Interview

A Dialogue on the Simulation Interview

Last week I posted an annotated version of my interview on Allan Saakyan’s Simulation Series show. Directly after the video went live I got personal messages (in some cases from people I hadn’t heard from in years). Some messages were excited, but most...
Yuanming Yuan – China, Artificial Intelligence, and the Present Weakness of America

Yuanming Yuan – China, Artificial Intelligence, and the Present Weakness of America

During the Second Opium War, in 1860, a combined force of French and British troops trampled Old Summer Palace (known in Chinese as Yuanming Yuan 圆明园; 圓明園) on their way to Beijing. The relatively primitive military forces of the then Qing dynasty could do little to...