July, 2015

Jul 15

Across the street


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Jul 15

The internet of things and the garrison state

This is more of a placeholder – but one thing I need to think out is how the Internet of things will come to resemble Woodrow Wilson’s idea of the “Garrison State”, i.e. something wonderful, the internet in our case, democracy in Wilson’s, stuck in a world so dangerous that it can’t survive in it’s wonderful form, but instead much become permanently occupied by security concerns if it’s going to survive at all.

Jul 15

More quotes of the day from Slate Star Codes

from this post

Communism, which basically took all of the worst ideas in history, combined them together into a package deal, and said “Let’s do all of these at once”