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The Exponential Age

Azeem Azhar

64 mins watch time

Posted September 2021

Economics, Technology

Azeem Azhar – writer, technologist, and creator of the acclaimed Exponential View newsletter – understands this shift better than anyone. Technology, he argues, is developing at an increasing, exponential rate. But human society – from our businesses to our political institutions – can only ever adapt at a slower, incremental pace. The result is an ‘exponential gap’ – between the power of new technology and humans’ ability to keep up.