Awesome, thanks for taking the time to read and respond. I’d love to sit down and talk with you more on this because it’s always an interesting conversation. (Check your e-mail.)
So I mostly agree with what you are saying and I think that perhaps that is a failure of clarity on my part since I was writing fast and it was…
The butterfly keyboard on the MacBook 12"/Retina is amazing. It’s the probably the best keyboard I’ve ever used and I am a keyboard snob. So if you haven’t used it I think you might find it is a significant gain.
Check out Accidental Gods — it’s a different take on AI and the idea of living in a simulation. I wrote most of it in 2006.