Problem is, I kinda buy Ray Kurzweil‘s central argument that our technological development is speeding up exponentially.
Remember the tale of the king who was asked for 1 grain of rice on the first position of the chess board, then double the amount for every next square?
“It’s only 64 squares, so how bad can that be?”, the king must have thought. But before half-way the board, the king ran out of rice or the ability to count it. Continue reading