January 27, 2017

VR: Ending the Fear of Death

I don’t know if it’s just a personal filter I’m running, but the VR news that’s catching my […]
January 27, 2017

Divided States of America

In the aftermath of the Inauguration weekend, one of the ongoing issues is how societal polarization in the […]
January 21, 2017

VR and the Future of Self

Warning: the article linked to below addresses issues of suicide and death. I wrote recently about the potential […]
January 19, 2017

Davos and Inequality

I heard one pretty standard criticism of Davos on a BBC preview earlier in the week. It went […]
January 17, 2017

Davos as a Contrary Indicator?

Over the weekend, I saw an amusing comment from American economist Ken Rogoff about the World Economic Forum, […]
January 16, 2017

Climate Change and The Post Truth World

Recently we saw two climate-related headlines: the imminent break-off of a huge chunk of Antarctic ice (the fracture is […]
January 13, 2017

Consciousness, Economy, Earth 2/3

In the first article in this series, I explained an expanded view of consciousness that is consistent with some […]
January 13, 2017

Law and Robots: Fiction To Fact

The Legal Affairs committee of the European Parliament just discussed how the law might need to evolve to […]
January 11, 2017

Storm in Economic Forecasting

Bank of England chief economist Andy Haldane spoke this week of a crisis in economic forecasting: https://www.ft.com/content/e94c96a2-d3e3-11e6-b06b-680c49b4b4c0 [Subscription […]
January 10, 2017

VR Gaming and the Future of Thinking

I took a New Year’s nature hike recently with a friend of mine who’s tapped into the gaming […]


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