Thought of the day
Thought of the day

Thought of the day

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The Dangers of the Transition to an AI Economy

9 Feb 2024 2 minute read 0 comments VVoytila

Please enjoy this short word-salad I tossed for you: The key driver of AI adoption in all matters economic shall be its vast efficiency, however the degree to which AI will be able to innovate is yet to be seen. So far AI has shown a remarkable degre...

The problem with straws is

8 Aug 2023 1 minute read 0 comments VVoytila

The problem with straws is that, unlike your lips, which give you adequate forewarning of the temperature of the liquid you are about to put in your mouth, you can't cautiously sip from a straw any more than you can cautiously jump off a cliff. Yes,...

Dangers of Duty and Anachronism of Ritual

12 Aug 2022 2 minute read 4 comments VVoytila

While washing the bathroom floor today it occurred to me that what I was doing was not obvious. There was nothing to gain from it, my immune system could probably handle any pathogen on the surface and I am not in the habit of licking the floor or ev...

Thought of the day: Comprehensive Guide to What Matters

14 Mar 2022 1 minute read 0 comments VVoytila

Does x matter? They ask rhetorically, with tired innuendo. Well, it depends on the context, however here is a very short guide to what may and may not matter in the eye of the beholder. The test is simple: is there a word for it? There is a reason wh...

Thought of the day: Alphabet = Civilisation

13 Mar 2022 1 minute read 0 comments VVoytila

I will keep this as short as possible. In fact, I have made this blog just to accommodate this post and others like it. Ever wondered why languages like French, German and English use multiple letters to represent a single sound? Part of the reason f...