Sunday, May 31, 2009

Bioprospecting - wow!

Saturday, May 30, 2009

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

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An information-rich attention-poor non-editorial 140-character 20-font world - Welcome to the present!
Self-awareness is over-rated.....

Monday, May 25, 2009

Saturday, May 23, 2009

If this is the attention economy, the next is the bandwidth economy and that includes the bandwidth of attention
Physiological hygiene: fluid calories protein sleep sun skin

Monday, May 18, 2009

Is Fail-fast so hard to understand?
Curating teaches parsimony
I do not understand the desire for an interesting life: interesting lives are chaotic and given to extremes. I am all for a boring life. And a long boring life at that.

Thursday, May 14, 2009

SATO speed (S) and accuracy (A) trade-off (TO)
Future historians will consider Warhol to have had an amazing attention-sp
Today's session on domestic abuse reminded me of wicked problems and the law of unintended consequences. Domestic abuse is common, under-reported, undesirable, costly and complex. Causes, consequences and modulators are not separable and interventionists often have little to show for their efforts. Webs are dynamic open systems; think ecology, not crystalisation.
Reconciling the desirable and the possible
Creativity as the resolution of paradox

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

It is valid: if teleportation is technically possible, all energy is information. And so it is not provable that reality is not a simulation. That is as consoling as God, Who lives in the temporal lobe.
Grow me a savant.... Are savants fractal?
Today's lesson was Denial. The suicidal kind. It is a truism that no-one endures the unendurable.
I RESOLVE to sleep more, read less, grow up and grow wings.

Saturday, May 09, 2009

#haiku Katanakagi / God as Maker I am made / forged flexible force
Pleasure as primary or Pleasure as derivative?

Thursday, May 07, 2009