“What is the value of our humanity? Is what it means to be human reducible to our intellect? If so, what do we imagine intellect is? And if not, then what are we designing out of the system that we might actually want to have in the system?”
Who should and should not be talking to your fridge? by Gilad Rosner
The dream of the IoT becomes a dystopian nightmare if anyone can mine your IoT data exhaust.
Why is Concurrent Programming Hard? by Stefan Marr
Try summarizing the article while reading all its sentences at the same time.
The 30,000 futures of the brain by Adam J Calhoun
A long, fascinating read on advances in neuroscience research.
The ‘Metaform’ – The Platform of Everything by Jonathan Murray
Great word. It’s services all the way down.
Bob Borson writes
If you think that you can’t be a part of the solution, you never will be. In fact – and possible even worse – you stop seeing the problems.
Mindset is everything.
I’ll add that I am always saddened when I work hard to find a solution to problem only to learn that the problem was ill-defined. What a waste!
A clearly articulated problem liberates the mind.