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Don't ­nderestimate the Singularity

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Although Paul Allen paraphrases my 2005 book, The Singularity Is Near, in the title of his essay (cowritten with his colleague Mark Greaves), it appears that he has not actually read the book. His only citation is to an essay I wrote in 2001 ("The Law of Accelerating Returns"), and his article does not acknowledge or respond to arguments I actually make in the book.

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