How to make good decisions under uncertainty.
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Pro Will make you smarter
Your intelligence is being used to defeat itself. Learn how to stop that.
Pro Fictional interludes
These are quality science fiction short stories in their own right.
Pro Mindblowing ideas
From (friendly) AI to (philosophical) zombies. Also Pebblesorters. And why humans are insane.
Con Not enough citations
Just Google it.
The chapters are relatively short and digestible essays and short stories. The problem: there are 333 of them. On paper, this would take volumes, but this is an ebook. You'll get a lot out of it long before you finish though.
Con Has some highly technical references in places
Things like physics (relativity, quantum mechanics), mathematics and computer programming. Scared? Didn't think so.