Quinn Spicker

writer. futurist. entrepreneur. coder


What I’m Up To


Technical Co-Founder of WalletCard, a cloud-based management system for workplace certifications

Working with a London-based startup to build a Ruby on Rails powered SaaS app (details still under wraps)


Final stages of a TV pilot spec

Early stages of a graphic novel collaboration with illustrator Kamil Ginatulin

Toying with the idea of starting a futurism/existential risk blog


Reading: “Makers” by Cory Doctorow, “This Will Change Everything” edited by John Brockman, “Superintelligence” by Nick Bostrom, “Our Final Hour” by Sir Martin Rees, “BOLD” by Peter Diamandis, “Ernest Hemingway on Writing” edited by Larry Phillips

Watching: The Leftovers

Other: Learning French with a tutor on Verbling.com, learning Lindy Hop swing dancing at Rhythm City, studying Machine Learning online through the University of Washington