The Internet is Just a Prototype The week in hyperlinks

A weekly reading list to stimulate thoughts about the (digitised) world you might (or might not) want to live in.

Treason and text messages: whom to trust and what’s the truth?

In a world filled with opposing narratives, competing dogmas, and active disinformation, how to make sense of important, rich and complex new data?

Spirituality and science: how are they related?

The desire to acquire scientific knowledge is also an implied search for omniscience and omnipotence. Is “scientism” merely a misplaced form of faith?

Portless networking and container communications

The shift of computing from hosting to cloud to serverless has a parallel in communications technology and products. “Portless” is the new “packet”.

The Internet is Just a Prototype The week in hyperlinks

A weekly reading list to stimulate thoughts about the (digitised) world you might (or might not) want to live in.

Phone call of the future

What can the Victorians teach us about the future of personal communications? Quite a lot, as it happens…

The Internet is Just a Prototype The week in hyperlinks

A weekly reading list to stimulate thoughts about the (digitised) world you might (or might not) want to live in.

Social media vs citizen messaging: a lost opportunity?

At some point we will have to progress beyond SMS for “government-to-citizen” messaging. This is an opportunity to solve some longstanding problems.

Review — Bose QC30 headphones “Wearables” become “liveables”

Sometimes a digital device proves transformational to how you live in unexpected ways. My Bose QC30 headphones have been a major positive experience.

The Internet is Just a Prototype The week in hyperlinks

A weekly reading list to stimulate thoughts about the (digitised) world you might (or might not) want to live in.