[also brought on FAIR Denmark]
Facebook has launched Internet.org, maybe a solution that will provide internet access to lots of people who need it? In this post, I'll explain what I think about it, because certainly it doesn't seem like a project we can just ignore.
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There is a new book coming up with a very remarkable abstract, to be released on March 5, 2013:
In the very near future, â€œsmartâ€ technologies and â€œbig dataâ€ will allow us to make large-scale and sophisticated interventions in politics, culture, and everyday life. Technology will allow us ...Read the rest of this entry »
I've been coding a lot of ASP.NET lately using the whole Microsoft portfolio of dev tools, and I'm in total shock. I had expected to hate it, but not from rational reasoning, but rather because they made it. I thought it was sleek enterprise level stuff. But ...Read the rest of this entry »
As a follow-up to this post featuring predictions by leading scientists from the year 1900, here are my predictions for the year 2107... or around that time:
Large parts of the earth have grown unpopulated due to starvation and war. The borders around rich countries have been totally shut.
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Danish arty-farty movie company Zentropa has made a movie called AFR. It features Anders Fogh Rasmussen having a love affair with a fictional character. He discovers the wonders of being gay and giving away money to Africa. Then unfortunately he gets murdered under mysterious circumstances.
Anyways, this ...Read the rest of this entry »