Byron Reese - The Fourth Age

From Saturday Morning, 9:04 am on 8 September 2018

Author, inventor, entrepreneur, and self-described "eternal optimist", Texas-based Byron Reese started his first business while an undergraduate. He later founded and sold two companies: Hot Data, ultimately to Pitney Bowes; and PageWise to Demand Media. Byron currently is the publisher and CEO of Gigaom, a technology research and analysis firm helping business leaders understand the implications of emerging technologies and their impacts on business, media, and society. His latest book is about AI and is called The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future of Humanity.