The inevitable dominance of artificial intelligence

Mark Ridley
10 min readFeb 8, 2023
A blueprint diagram of a bipedal, humanoid robot
“Mum, when I grow up can I be a Mecha?” — Courtesy of Midjourney, naturally.

“One general law, leading to the advancement of all organic beings, namely, multiply, vary, let the strongest live and the weakest die.”

- Charles Darwin, On the Origin of the Species

Note: I originally started writing this article all the way back in 2016, got distracted and left it on the shelf. The current furore about ChatGPT, Midjourney, Dall-E

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Mark Ridley

Technologist, lean evangelist, chaos monkey and Chief Technology Prevention Officer. Loves good coffee, hanging around on ropes and driving about in cars