The Manhattan Project Fallacy -Adam Elkus

“Much of the world’s social problems arise from technical rationality and its bureaucratic “technology” run amok. More of the same is not a solution but part of the very problem that technical rationality supposedly is supposed to solve.” “Computational intractability proved to be the most significant technical and scientific obstacle to be solved, necessitating the […]

PoeticPostcards: #48-53 – Series B

Another round up, also to 20003 area. They may’ve arrived by now? The draft said it was 3 days old, and obviously I must type before I send them off…¬†PoeticPostcards “Knowing not what to say, she babbled: “How can it not be so when it was ever thus? Who makes the mix tapes?” 300 DPI […]

Leadership Quotes & Poem

These are interesting, from my new blog follower (358th!) “You do not have to hold a position to be a leader” Henry Ford So true in the Internet age, too Shipment of devices, emergent systems, and thoughts of chaos theory Small systems, following simple rules, many upon many, Creating large and complex systems, creating […]

Bioelectric Hologram Network

Large systems of complex rules coded top down poorly followed poorly conceived . No matter how careful complexity control eludes . Multitude of agent actors five-finger simple rules Replicant patterns emergent order the implicate polarities align via clustering feedback . Ripstop stitching one by one we piece it brick by grain chip by axon atom […]