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Preoccupied

Intensely preoccupied with the dreams

Withdrawn, but focused on the visitors unknown

Purpose spelt out; formulated to include similar thoughts

A shrinking world captured in virtual reality… 67 more words

Poetry

Somm Math

I’ll make this one short and sweet for you wine nerds to have more time to laugh about this scenario:

A Somm walks into a restaurant. 73 more words

Featured

The scheming list-maker

Some creators speak of storytelling as if it’s just something that unfolds naturally in their heads.

‘My characters decide where the story goes,’ they say airily. 1,519 more words

Amelia Mellor

Wooden Ships, Iron Men, and Occasional Sea Serpents

“Civilization is like a thin layer of ice upon a deep ocean of chaos and darkness” – Werner Herzog

A modern ocean liner can cross the Atlantic Ocean from a Western European port to New York in a week, and while maximum speed of current naval warships is classified for obvious reasons, travel in excess of forty knots seems fairly common (which cuts the time for transatlantic travel down to 3.8 days).  1,451 more words

Anthropology

'Software anomalies' to blame for driverless car accident

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

An accident involving one of its self-driving cars at business park one-north last month was caused by an “extremely rare combination of software anomalies”, said start-up nuTonomy in a statement to the media yesterday. 459 more words

Current Affairs

NuTonomy driverless-car accident due to 'extremely rare' software glitches; one-north trial resumes

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

An accident that resulted in the suspension of a driverless-car trial in Singapore’s one-north district last month was due to an “extremely rare combination of software anomalies” that affected the car’s sensing capabilities. 316 more words

Money Matters

Skepticism and the Post-Human Economy

“Do not let yourself be tainted with a barren skepticism” – Louis Pasteur

I’ll take a true believer over a skeptic any day.  Skeptics are the dogs of the system.  922 more words

Anthropology