Del Spurlock: Freeman Dyson

Delbert J. Spurlock Jr.

Good read.  Truly open source.

Legendary physicist Freeman Dyson talks about math, nuclear rockets, and astounding things about the universe

Today, Dyson frequently writes about science and technology’s relationship to ethics and social issues. Business Insider sat down with him and talked about math, war, the human brain, the education system, and the Orion Project.

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Feb 5

Stephen E. Arnold: The Dawn of Alexa — Open House Open Life in Ways No One Has Imagined Yet…

Stephen E. Arnold

Bradley Metrock and the Alexa Conference: Alexa As a Game Changer for Search and Publishing

Bradley Metrock, Score Publishing, organized The Alexa Conference held in January 2017. More than 60 attendees shared technical and business insights about Amazon’s voice-search enabled device. The conference recognized the opportunity Amazon’s innovative product represents. Keyword search traditionally has been dependent on a keyboard. Alexa changes the nature of information access. An Alexa owner can talk to a device which is about the size of a can of vegetables. Alexa is poised to nudge the world of information access and applications in new directions.

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Feb 4

Robert Parry: Daniel Lazare on How Putin Won Big From a Combination of US Mistakes

Robert Parry

America’s Putin Derangement Syndrome

The mainstream U.S. media blames Russian President Putin for pretty much everything – from the Mideast mess to Europe’s disorder to the U.S. elections – but the reality is quite different, notes Daniel Lazare.

Russia is the dominant power in the Middle East at the moment – apart from Israel, that is – while the U.S. is in disarray as a dangerous rightwing buffoon ensconces himself in the White House. The Democrats should take a long hard look in the mirror if they want to know who the real loser is. But they won’t. They prefer to blame Putin and Russia.

 

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Jan 29

SPECIAL: Trump Trips; Preibus-Spicer Betrayal; Deception, “Gaslighting,” and Lies –The War Between Two Alternative Forms of Fake News

Robert David STEELE Vivas

Below are three offerings, from Chuck Spinney, Mike Lofgren, and Jon Rappoport. Each deals with competing forms of fake news — the Trump version versus the Empire version. Both are wrong but between the two, the Empire version is more wrong. I’ve done all I can to help Donald Trump — in my view Reince Priebus and Sean Spicer are deliberately sabotaging his early days, and both should be dismissed immediately.

Robert Steele: Trump’s Unforced Errors – Is Preibus Our Judas?

Phantom Phixer: Priebus Betrays Trump…Again

Donald Trump: No War Against Russia — Our War Is Here at Home Against the Establishment UPDATE 1

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Jan 23