May 2010

I have a little idea :)

29 May , 2010 Uncategorized

In fact I’d love developing it along with some fun people or company! The game would be a classic ‘dungeons & dragons’ style fantasy MMO, but it would open up a totally new game environment. The text below is not far removed from my brainstorming draft, so bear with me – I may very well […]

The lights in the tunnel

25 May , 2010 Uncategorized

This review is about this book, which you can buy here. I think this is a critical book. I read ‘the end of work‘, which follows some of the underlying themes and premises – but was written by Jeremy Rifkin, a commentator who is not very popular. I am also a fan of the ideas […]

A web of implications

21 May , 2010 Uncategorized

Let’s stop using labels here for a while. Or at least, let’s stop clinging to labels, and what political associations they might have. Let’s use the terms ‘singularity’, ‘transhuman’, ‘posthuman’, ‘extropian’ with some detachment for the length of this article. Let’s not advocate anything utopian, dystopian – my point here is for now to deal […]

So he said…

19 May , 2010 Uncategorized

“Wow K, you should really send this to LL. It makes a lot of sense. This plugin based system architecture is found in browser systems, and in VR systems like Blue Mars (in BM you have to download full worlds instead of elements, for example before visiting New Venice for the first time you must […]

Republicans and the Tea Party of No

18 May , 2010 Uncategorized

Quoted from (as my ex would say) Trut-Hout. I added some pics for emphasis. As much as they may grumble, there is a legitimate reason why the Republicans have been labeled the “Party of No.” For decades, the party’s kneejerk stance has been to oppose any legislation or policy involving social, economic or political progress. […]

Project Brainstorm

4 May , 2010 Uncategorized

More on this idea soon – what could we all do with self-organizing, transferable, editable 3 Dimensional mindmaps if every user had access to them by default? The basic premise is based on the excellent mindmapping “the Brain“. But the twist here is – make it standard with every SL client. Allow avatars to trade […]