Posts tagged Twitter

1) Religious statements are not epistemic (scientific, literal) claims, but risk-survival heuristics under incomplete…

IFTTT, Twitter, nntaleb


(via http://twitter.com/nntaleb/status/1009740238053412864)

There is a big cultural opening for a new kind of political party: - Life Centric (the politics of gaia) - Transnational…

IFTTT, Twitter, samim


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The tldr of the talk “crypto courting major record labels and blue chip galleries, and tailoring systems for their deeply flawed…

IFTTT, Twitter, matdryhurst


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With regards to AI I can’t stop thinking about Bruce Blumberg’s synthetic creatures assertion that tech should behave like a…

IFTTT, Twitter, tezcatlipoca


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Here’s the one thing everyone should understand about clean energy: the learning curve. Every time the amount of solar in the…

IFTTT, Twitter, tsrandall


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The first #InvisibleWorlds residency begins in July: Rosanna Martin will be doing microscopic examination and material…

IFTTT, Twitter, _foam


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Meatspace is increasingly full of people doing insane shit driven by the invisible logic of conspiracy theories. At least with…

IFTTT, Twitter, vgr


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Why did I not invent this acronym first? ‘Collaborative Technology Hardened for Underwater and Littoral Hazardous Environment’,…

IFTTT, Twitter, cstross


(via http://twitter.com/cstross/status/1007188595378139136)

Top 5 Writing Tips: 1. Kill your starlings 2. Writing is rewriting is rewiring is HVAC maintenance 3. Text adverbs to let them…

IFTTT, Twitter, DelilahSDawson


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Google discovered that giving every employee a credit card and trusting them to follow policy on expenses, even with some bad…

IFTTT, Twitter, davegray


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I’m pedantic about the singular they. It is as old as the English language and when folks are like "I don’t have a problem with…

IFTTT, Twitter, leeflower


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In places where there’s limited land and a surplus of water, it makes a lot of sense to optimize for land. So there, grow & eat…

IFTTT, Twitter, SarahTaber_bww


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"Mojibake (文字化け; IPA: [mod͡ʑibake]) is the garbled text that is the result of text being decoded using an unintended character…

IFTTT, Twitter, _menkman


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There is a principle of Defensive Decentralization: when besieged, a well constructed decentralized system will further…

IFTTT, Twitter, SarahJamieLewis


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“You already know enough. So do I. It is not knowledge we lack. What is missing is the courage to understand what we know and to…

IFTTT, Twitter, jamesbridle


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To a degree. This is what I endeavor to do in High Weirdness, where I try and both exploit the ambiguity of the term (as genre,…

IFTTT, Twitter, erik_davis


(via http://twitter.com/erik_davis/status/1005170803917258752)

Anthony Bourdain on humanity: "Meals make the society, hold the fabric together in lots of ways that were charming and…

IFTTT, Twitter, wilkinebrutus


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Our #driversofchange posters are on display at a special @ClimateMusic concert in San Francisco. The music tracks land-use,…

IFTTT, Twitter, arupforesight


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I don’t know a lot about Bourdain but I know this: He got television about human geography to rate well. He got more Americans…

IFTTT, Twitter, vruba


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Federico Campagna (@FedCampagna)’s TECHNIC AND MAGIC will change the way you think about reality in strange and mysterious ways….

IFTTT, Twitter, jamesbridle


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Daniel Trilling (@trillingual)’s LIGHTS IN THE DISTANCE is the best book yet written about borders and migration in Europe….

IFTTT, Twitter, jamesbridle


(via http://twitter.com/jamesbridle/status/1005016896268357632)

Realised I mostly tweet about visual art and tech rants, so with my own book coming out in a couple of weeks I thought I should…

IFTTT, Twitter, jamesbridle


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’The “Crack Manifesto” marked the beginning of the “Crack group,” a collective of five Mexican writers dedicated to breaking…

IFTTT, Twitter, julianisland


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Actually now I’ve given it some thought, clearly the most efficient undersea data storage approach would be to put LEDs on the…

IFTTT, Twitter, _riwsa


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a mix of some of my favorite female noise artists for @nnwradio including @electric_indigo, @poemproducer, @theotherldr,…

IFTTT, Twitter, poryahatami


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Random philosophical thought experiment: would running a real-world Searle’s Chinese Room experiment make one guilty of crimes…

IFTTT, Twitter, cstross


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https://t.co/8vMnkGFW9Q "A potent question at such intersecting points of interest being asked, "Are we at the doors of…

IFTTT, Twitter, audio_pervert


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The UNC on the Law of the Sea states: Artificial islands & other structures do not possess the status of islands. They have no…

IFTTT, Twitter, _menkman


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There is a whole critical literature on the concept of trauma that is unknown to most in mental health who assume it is a…

IFTTT, Twitter, vaughanbell


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It’s the last day of @JamesPDuffy’s secondment with @_foam. James has been modifying the #sonickayak system to automatically map…

IFTTT, Twitter, _foam


(via http://twitter.com/_foam/status/1003978805608935424)

’[Mongolia’s] monasteries are increasingly run by millennial monks, the first generation to come of age after decades of…

IFTTT, Twitter, justinpickard


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Increasingly I hear from people who won’t do something that functions well in their own context because it "won’t scale…

IFTTT, Twitter, greenwoodae


(via http://twitter.com/greenwoodae/status/1003183604359294976)

It’s illegal for Uber & Lyft to pickup at SFO’s arrivals level, so they pickup at departures. This has made congestion so bad,…

IFTTT, Twitter, BJanosch


(via http://twitter.com/BJanosch/status/1003412848930746371)

"The Kyushu Seidokai has expanded into Tokyo, setting up several front companies, and joined forces with Tadamasa Goto, a former…

IFTTT, Twitter, Gabriel050111


(via http://twitter.com/Gabriel050111/status/1002611357001412610)

Interestingly the plants in this pic are technically also introduced invasive species, brought to the UK along with wheat…

IFTTT, Twitter, Botanygeek


(via http://twitter.com/Botanygeek/status/1002512419980304385)