Advances in autonomous, automated information processing technologies appear closely coupled to a qualitative devaluation of what we have always assumed were uniquely human attributes. Continue reading A.I. Authors – Content without Comprehension
Integrated and distributed information and energy processing systems are biased by physical principles towards the minimisation of uncertainty. Continue reading Online Success and (its) Information Famine
A core human psychological trait of small-scale tribal herding may work against the kind of global organisational unity and cooperation required to cultivate substantive industrial and economic change in the limited time still available to us. Continue reading On Tribal Narratives and Environmental Catastrophe
Given sufficient complexity, energy or information flow and time, the logical end-state of any particular process need not itself under analysis appear as though rationally derived or even substantively plausible. Continue reading Impossible Things
That little voice inside your head – is that really who you are ? That reflective, incessant narrator of self… Continue reading Is Your Inner Narrative You ?
It seems that we require the constant validation of the simplest narrative building blocks and a recurrent reinforcement of superficial trivialities… Continue reading Building Blocks
Spoilers: Doctor Who unwittingly generates all of the anomalies and enigmas he appears to stumble across… Continue reading Disentangling Doctor Who