Bryan Johnson

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  • The combination of human and artificial intelligence will define humanity’s future Crunch Network

    The combination of human and artificial intelligence will define humanity’s future

    Through the past few decades of summer blockbuster movies and Silicon Valley products, artificial intelligence (AI) has become increasingly familiar and sexy, and imbued with a perversely dystopian allure. What’s talked about less, and has also been dwarfed in attention and resources, is human intelligence (HI). In its varied forms — from the mysterious brains of octopuses and… Read More

  • An Investor’s Journey To Future Science And Technology Crunch Network

    An Investor’s Journey To Future Science And Technology

    Venture capital is booming again. VCs invested a total of $48 billion last year — the highest amount in a decade. The lion’s share went to software, which attracted $19.8 billion, versus just $6 billion for biotech. There are many reasons why, and it’s worth in-depth exploration: Our ability to thrive on planet Earth depends on our ability to make continued scientific… Read More

  • Doing Good Tech Versus Doing Good With Tech Crunch Network

    Doing Good Tech Versus Doing Good With Tech

    The FDA is currently considering clinical trials for a drug that would delay aging. The idea of extending human longevity is a controversial one, with some arguing for immortality and others arguing that a lifespan into the mid-70s is perfectly adequate. So is the drug good or bad? As an investor in science and technology, this is a non-trivial question for me. Read More