E757: Kevin Kelly, “Wired” Founding Executive Editor & “The Inevitable” author/futurist, on transformative A.I. & soft singularity, our global identity crisis, radical optimism about employment, & finding ourselves at only the beginning of the internet




about this episode

From the Whole Earth Review to Wired magazine, to his many books, Kevin Kelly has been at the leading edge in chronicling technology’s impact on society. In this thought-provoking and inspiring interview, Kevin provides an optimistic roadmap for the future, and explains how the upcoming changes in our lives, such as the soft singularity of AI, can be understood as the result of a few long-term, accelerating forces. Join us as Jason and Kevin explore an array of topics, including the psychological impact of the internet, China’s exporting culture, the future of jobs, the power of harnessing humans at a new scale, and more.

Click to Tweet & thank our partner, Cisco Spark (can edit before sending): http://ctt.ec/6Xz0k

more episodes