Peaceful optimism doesn't sell as well as gritty conflict. Science fiction stories that feature artificial intelligence usually have apocalyptic themes or disastrous consequences for the human characters. Hollywood has a strong selection bias for the darkest visions of an AI- ...more
About Alex Bates
Alex Bates is the managing director of Neocortex Ventures, an angel investor, and a Member of Peter Diamandis’s Abundance 360 Network. He’s experienced in anything from leading DARPA funded research in neural networks, to applying analytics for the world’s largest data warehouses at Teradata, to creating Mtell, a machine learning company acquired by Aspentech (NASDAQ: AZPN).
- Website: neocortexventures.com