How I Used AI and Mem to Pick Steve Jobs’ Brain

Srinivas Rao
3 min readJul 25, 2023


Imagine a world where a personal assistant knows everything you do, remembers every piece of knowledge you’ve acquired, and assists you in applying that knowledge when it’s most needed. This is not a fantasy, but a reality that is transforming the way we work, learn, and innovate.

Accumulative Intelligence with Mem: Your Personal Knowledge Assistant

AI, Mem, Steve Jobs

For nearly two years, I’ve been utilizing Mem, a powerful tool that combines AI and accumulative intelligence, as my second brain. I’ve amassed thousands of notes from books, podcast transcripts, and various information sources. But Mem is more than a simple note-taking application or task manager. It’s a knowledge assistant that aids me in structuring my thoughts, ideas, and insights in a manner that resonates with me. It’s akin to having a digital library of collective wisdom at my disposal.

The more I engage with Mem, the more potent it becomes. It learns from my inputs, comprehends my preferences, and offers personalized suggestions based on my existing notes and collections. It’s like having a personal mentor who understands me thoroughly and can guide me towards my objectives.

Tapping into the Mind of Steve Jobs with AI and Mem

While working on a new project, I needed to devise a title for a YouTube video. I had taken comprehensive notes from the book “Inside Steve’s Brain” and stored them in Mem. I requested Mem to generate titles based on these notes, mimicking a dynamic and interactive brainstorming session.

Mem produced a list of potential titles, each reflecting key themes from my notes on Steve Jobs — innovation, creativity, and the power of knowledge. I chose a few that struck a chord with me and asked Mem to fine-tune these options, drawing on specific quotes and insights from my notes.

After several iterations, we settled on “The More You Use It, The More It Understands and Empowers You”. This title perfectly encapsulates the essence of Mem — a tool that grows more potent the more you use it, reflecting Steve Jobs’ philosophy.

The Future of Personal Growth Powered by AI

The use of AI to harness collective knowledge and creativity is just the beginning. The possibilities are limitless. Imagine being able to delve into the minds of the greatest thinkers and innovators in history. Imagine having a personal mentor who can guide you towards your goals and help you become the best version of yourself.

The future of personal growth is here, and it’s powered by AI. It’s not about accumulating more knowledge. It’s about transforming that knowledge into action. And with the help of Mem, I’m doing just that.

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Srinivas Rao

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