Friday, March 28, 2014
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
TED conferences have added a new kind of narrative to the publick conversation of the life of the mind. Story telling, not power points, are key. Good for them! I'd like to conceptually couch my thoughts on some topics in such a wrapper.... well one of these days, after I clean that closet. TED is so well formed in its prez, that it can be mocked, as Onion has done in What Is The Biggest Rock. Look out above!
Sunday, March 23, 2014
The digitization of everything is an elixir for some people. It spawns visions. If we could only open up all the data…how about taking the college facebook and putting it on line …. why not street-level and satellite-level photos of every home in the U.S. of A. Ok! Build and sell a picture database of all the license plates on all the cars and trucks on the road? Gee, I don't know. Click here for It's the data talking item
Sunday, March 16, 2014
Saturday, March 01, 2014
Reading from three favorite poetry anthologies on the back porch on June 17 (anniversary of Watergate breakin!) The three tomes are 1-Th...
10 am - Listen to John Faney - write poem 5pm - I pick the horse that places, Art Sherman's SceneStealer. 7 pm - Cook Japane...
Jack White & Didley Bo UNDER CONSTRUCTION - The Information by James Gleick starts with Claude Shannon and his 1948 paper, and that...