I love the Smarter Everyday serie, lots of good stuff. This one is really excellent, showing how much stuff is hardwired in our brain and difficult to change, even when we try really hard.
This is scary stuff. I'm increasingly worried of the libertarian ideology emanating from Silicon Valley. The most scary is hearing them quoting Ayn Rand as a model for society.
It becomes essential, more than ever, to question the role technology plays in changing society and its ideological implications.
Il y a encore 20 ans, une grève vous paralysait un pays.... Mais aujourd'hui j'ai pu collaborer avec un partenaire via skype, recevoir et payer mes factures, faire des courses en ligne, lire le journal, etc... le tout sans quitter la maison. Dans 20 ans, les voitures rouleront seules, les tr...
This is insanely cool, the virtual experience is perfectly in synched with the body movements and sensations. It seems everyone trying is super exctatic about the experience. More details here.