Attention and time are our most precious commodities. Instinctive drives within us cause us to spend them irresponsibly.
Mainstream society is becoming increasingly damaging to personal health. It is more important than ever to balance exposure and one’s own health.
Civilizations are deeply intertwined with memetics. Take a meme’s perspective, and the clash of civilizations takes on a whole new light.
Is Bitcoin a government project? I make the argument.
Nature abhors a vacuum. Wherever there is an opportunity for power, that opportunity will be seized. There are serious implications for the information society.
We are rewiring our brains to use images as language. Through technology, we are extending the alphabet – in practice, and in our minds.
To be endowed with resources is a curse, although it may not seem one. It’s often better to start with nothing.
Social networks and online advertising enable micro-propaganda to be effective. There is no need for mass broadcasting when just a few hold the levers of power.
Punditry is outdated. We have all the tools necessary to see the future, but we’re leaving them idle. Prediction markets should be legalized.
Fortunes will be made and lost with cryptocurrency. We’re in an age of digital tulips; who will be left holding the bag?