There is also no AI and machines can’t learn. Hasn’t stopped ten million Medium articles from being written about a non-existent technology and a term that is a logical contradiction and ‘defines’ a thing which is logically impossible. Nor has it stopped tens of billions of dollars from being lost and made investing in wild schemes featuring them. Sometimes the idea of a thing is more important than the thing itself. All one has to do is believe hard enough and the placebo effect will make everything all better in the end.

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