Picasso and the singularity

I stumbled upon this great Picasso quote the other day. It’s pretty deep.

“Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.” — Pablo Picasso

It struck me that this might be the easiest way to explain the singularity — that theoretical moment in computing when machines outpace human intelligence.

Some thoughts about time, and 2014.

I’m not one for new years resolutions, but I care deeply about how I spend my time. The reason’s quite simple: the people and things you choose to surround yourself with are directly correlated with the types of things you’ll be able or likely to accomplish.

While there’s nothing inherently…

Alexander Lynn

Head of special projects @realventures. Formerly @techstars, @sidlee. Also @TEDxMontreal cofounder

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