Technologies are always coming out of networks that require other related ideas to have the next one. The fact that we have simultaneous independent invention as a norm works against the idea of the heroic inventor, that we’re dependent on them for inventions. These things will come when all the other pieces are ready.
Saturday, December 12th, 2020
Wednesday, June 10th, 2015
Tuesday, July 6th, 2010
A filter (for Mac and PC) to block violence, misogyny, superstition and other mainstays of religious content.
Thursday, March 4th, 2010
Loving Godzilla 17 syllables at a time.
Friday, November 24th, 2006
"The repetition this week of the weary old canard that atheism is 'a faith proposition' shows that our archbishops need a lesson in semantics."