Scott T. Grusky

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DRONES, DYSTOPIA AND DHARMA: Scott T. Grusky lives in Los Angeles, California. He holds an M.A. in economics from Harvard University and has spent most of his adult life either writing about technology or slogging through its trenches.

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Scott T. Grusky After reading dozens of books about artificial intelligence, I found myself overwhelmed with questions that none of the pundits seemed to be addressin…moreAfter reading dozens of books about artificial intelligence, I found myself overwhelmed with questions that none of the pundits seemed to be addressing. I decided to see if I could construct an entertaining and compelling story that would force me to wrestle with these questions in order to reach a resolution. That's what Zero Percenters is—an exercise to work out some answers about AI and consciousness that I couldn't find anywhere else.(less)
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Zero Percenters by Scott T. Grusky
"Not your typical dystopian - in a good way

Where most dystopian novels spend time building a world where things have fallen apart, Zero Percenters actually starts just a few years from now with issues, like climate change, that we currently face.

Int" Read more of this review »
Zero Percenters by Scott T. Grusky
"Absolutely a page turner for science fiction fans!

Scott Grusky has created a believable science fiction novel that develops mindfulness of robotic humanoids and the fantasy of never experiencing illness, pain, old age or even death. The heroine of th" Read more of this review »
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" Hey everyone, I'm very pleased to have stumbled upon this group, as I love dystopian books. In particular, what has always fascinated me are books tha ...more "
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"Hugely impressed on this one! I came in with pretty low expectations and wasn’t sure what to expect. Wow, was I ever surprised. My neurons are still tingling from all the profound philosophical stimulation. If you don’t like having your mind stretche" Read more of this review »
Zero Percenters by Scott T. Grusky
"I enjoyed reading “Zero Percenters: A Novel” by a brilliant, imaginative and very talented writer, Scott Grunsky, who, in my opinion, has a refreshing new style in writing dystopian novels.
I enjoy books with reasonably short chapters with a mix of l" Read more of this review »
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The Future of Feeling by Kaitlin Ugolik Phillips
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A significant first step in an incredibly important conversation. The Future of Feeling helps lay the foundation for a framework to discuss how technological innovations should build and encourage empathy. Most of the early chapters merely summarize ...more
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Novacene by James Lovelock
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Lovelock has a unique voice and he's not afraid of disagreeing with the conventional views on AI. As a self-made man who's over 100 years old, he deserves to be taken seriously. I heartily encourage others to spend some time reading what he has to sa ...more
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While I'm clearly not impartial on the subject, I thought it might be helpful to throw in my two cents about the goal of Zero Percenters. I wrote the novel primarily for people who reject the idea that our destiny as human beings must include aggress ...more
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