Being on hold for the majority of two hours was not on my itinerary for this trip. Starting the day with fresh coconut water and pineapple, wasn’t officially, but it was a welcomed breakfast. 828 more words
Tags » Negotiation
A few days ago in an entry prior to the continued and expanded EU sanctions relating to Crimea, the following few lines appeared thus: “In effect Crimea and those involved, (and are yet to be so), will become ring-fenced as a separate issue from events in eastern Ukraine as time passes, leaving Crimea a perennial bone of contention, whilst eventually a transactional – rather than business as usual – relationship with the Kremlin eventually becomes the normative when matters in the east are far more to the collective European liking.” 458 more words
When will our machines, computers, robotics and technology become an unmanageable force?
When they become self-aware or when they become aware of their self-awareness?
Once they become self-aware, we could probably still manage their actions by lying to them, but after they become aware of what they are, the lies would not work anymore. 177 more words