Living in Alan Turing's future
Every new day Black Mirror makes a step towards Star Trek ToS and the other SF classics
Anyone into #billions the tv show? I just saw the first episode and it looks pretty solid
Probably the most notable change after you quit drinking is how fervently the alcohol supporters try to change your mind about it.
Oh well, one can't complain if he doesn't even try: https://discussions.apple.com/thread/251010971
2020 is already cursed. Abort! Eject! Eject!
"Behind the One-Way Mirror: A Deep Dive Into the Technology of Corporate Surveillance" by EFF.
Well worth reading and spreading
"Do not fear death. Death is always at our side. When we show fear, it jumps at us faster than light, but if we do not show fear, it casts its eye upon us gently and then guides us into infinity"
Once in a while I find myself thinking of what a damn unmatched masterpiece Cowboy Bebop is and how that kind of high quality is rare and precious
What truly scares me about the future is not global warming nor AI apocalypses nor nuclear fallout winters or such.
It's being surrounded only by people hypnotized by their smartphone all day long, especially while in places one is supposed to interact with others in real life (i.e. nightclubs or such).
Oh, wait a second... that's already happening, isn't it?
Oh boy, Vue.js makes me consider abandon a career in systems/devops/backend to go full frontend.
If only #serverless wasn't so much fun!
Uhm, wait, I might be on something here...
"A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies", said Jojen. "The man who never reads lives only one".
Just finished reading the last chapter from A Dance with Dragons, aka the last published chapter of A Song of Ice and Fire saga.
I'm not sure if it's true or because my love and admiration for George RR Martin work is increased to danger levels in the meanwhile, yet I've found it to be the most brutally intense and awe inspiring so far.
Please gods be kind and let him finish the damn job
"You lie,” he said. “All men lie when they are afraid. Some tell many lies, some but a few. Some have only one great lie they tell so often that they almost come to believe it … though some small part of them will always know that it is still a lie, and that will show upon their faces."
George R.R. Martin, A Feast for Crows
But suddenly, I viddied that thinking was for the gloopy ones, and that the oomny ones use like, inspiration and what Bog sends.
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