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I want to welcome our machine overlords, and HURRY UP AND DIE!

February 11, 2013


This was going to be two posts but the first burbled in my head too long and merged with the second.  Since they tie together, vaguely, I did just that.  Probably with duct tape, like the people in the basement.  It’s been a long week. I walk around with the Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy.  […]

Artificial Intelligence and Evolution

December 21, 2012


I am reading Count to a Trillion by John C. Wright.  Interesting book and I will be doing a review next week.  What interests me right now though is the book’s approach to AI.  The characters upload copies of their brains into computers and setup an environment where the uploaded brains can cannibalize each other.  […]

Lumia 920, 2 weeks in

December 10, 2012


Full disclosure, I was getting a Windows Phone.  I made that determination after seeing Phone 7.  Nothing that happened between now and then changed my mind. That being said there were choices to be made in the Phone 8 world.  At least two.  The Lumia 920 and the HTC 8x.  With the phones being priced […]