SvD har gjort en sammanställning. Jag noterade att understreckarna jag skrev om kunskapsekonomier och YouTube blev mest lästa respektive 5:e mest lästa 2009…Roligt! Yey! Nu gäller det att hitta kul ämnen för 2010…
So this is alternatively sourced to Marcus Aurelius and Oswald Spengler “The secret of victory lies in the organization of the non-obvious”. I would love to know the source, mostly because I would like to read what comes next. I really think that there is a profound truth to be explored along those lines, one(…)
Verus and Timon argue about the new book Dataclysm, in which the author highlights the gap between stated intention and preference and actual behavior in a way that shows what an abyss there exists between the two. Verus: The book really is an interesting corrective to any future politically correct nonsense. This is who we(…)
In 1984 – a glorious year for music generally – a small group called Blancmange released the amazing album “Mange tout”. It is in many ways one of the best albums of the time, and it has receded far too fast into oblivion. Here is the lead single, “Don’t tell me”: It is a brilliant(…)
I remember first reading about quantum physics with a sense of relief and liberation: the world was not a humean table of billiards, but a probabilistic chaos of possibilities. Now, since I have come to be much less convinced that probabilistic chaos is more free than deterministic order, but at some less reflective level I(…)
I arrived in Brussels a few days ago, and am traveling back tonight. The city is in full summer dress, and as I was running through one of the parks I ran past beautiful roses and other flowers, their scent almost creating a separate section of time and space. There is something about scents, about(…)
Ett gammalt kärt ämne. Jag minns när Handelskammaren skrev sin första rapport i ämnet, Öppna för informationsentreprenörerna, år 2007. Det är nu 7 år sedan. Frågans vikt har inte minskat sedan dess. Krönikan här!
What are your views on spreading viruses? Do you believe that spreading viruses is a good thing because it increases the collective immune response of the species, or are you more of the conviction that spreading viruses is malicious and should be, in specific cases, even criminalized as a kind of abuse? Most of us(…)