Sam Brinson Posts

December 22, 2016 / Digital Brain

In his recent TED talk, Sam Harris discusses the looming rise of superintelligent machines, and our lackluster emotional response. He points out that, unless something…

December 9, 2016 / Digital Brain
November 28, 2016 / Digital Brain
November 11, 2016 / Digital Brain
October 12, 2016 / Digital Brain

The line between remembering and forgetting is hazy. We struggle with things on the tips of our tongues, know we have seen someone before but can’t…

September 28, 2016 / Digital Brain

Do you remember the password to your Facebook account? How about your email, Twitter, Spotify, Amazon, online banking, Instagram, WordPress, and LinkedIn accounts? Can you…

September 16, 2016 / Philosophy

Do you know someone that displays the shovel-like tendency to dig themselves into a hole? Some people have easy-to-find similarities, but what tool would we use to represent the whole human race?…

September 5, 2016 / Connecting the Dots
August 25, 2016 / Connecting the Dots
August 16, 2016 / Open Skull