The next decade is going to be wild, and weird. The wave of disruption sweeping over our society from the Big Bang-like creation of the Internet seems to only be accelerating, and many long dreamed-of technologies such as AI, AR, VR, decentralized trust, and biological augmentation seem to be on…

This story, which began in the summer of 2014, is something I’ve wanted to write down for a while now. In large part so I don’t forget all that happened (at least, all that I remember) but also because it can help explain the origins of, and hence the motivations…

The Simulation Hypothesis by Nick Bostrom lays out an argument regarding the underlying state of reality, claiming exactly one of the following must be true:

  • The fraction of human-level civilizations that reach a posthuman stage (that is, one capable of running high-fidelity ancestor simulations) is very close to zero”, or

Greg Fodor

Creator of @Jel_App. Formerly: Eng lead @MozillaHubs. Co-founder @AltspaceVR. @Etsy. Tweets are my own.

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