January 27, 2015 by Tim Urban

The AI Revolution: Our Immortality or Extinction

We have what may be an extremely difficult problem with an unknown time to solve it, on which quite possibly the entire future of humanity depends. — Nick Bostrom
July, 1945 by Vannevar Bush

As We May Think
"Consider a future device … in which an individual stores all his books, records, and communications, and which is mechanized so that it may be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility. It is an enlarged intimate supplement to his memory."