Futurism

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The Intentional Community of The Future, Part One: A Primer.

16 May 2020 10 minute read 23 comments SkinnerCrypto

Today represents a break in my typical crypto Studies and Asshole Opinion About it to delve into something else that is a little bit deeper. Something I have thought about for a long time. I know beforehand this falls into my "Futurism Basket", and w...

Car 2.0

24 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments CutterMutter

Tesla - Elon Musk took a computer and built a car around it ! A car that is always online and gets better with time through 'on the air' software updates. No dials or buttons - just one large screen. Self driving & autonomous. A car that can go out a...

We Need To Think About The Future and The Fate of Humankind. Here's Why.

30 Mar 2020 6 minute read 5 comments SkinnerCrypto

So, futurism probably has a bad rap due to the fact that those who intend to see what the future potentially holds overlaps remarkably well with science fiction enthusiasts. Believe it or not, science fiction isn't all that popular as a genre. No. Fo...

My thoughts about the future of blockchain and cryptocurrency

22 Feb 2020 2 minute read 2 comments LiquidAttic

Who am I?Hello ladies and gentlemen my name is Marc and I am from Holland. I am a big fan of cryptocurrency, privacy and cyber security. I am absolutely not a programmer but i have a certain interest in this. This is my first time I write something...

Everything that can be decentralized will be decentralized !

15 Jan 2020 1 minute read 0 comments CutterMutter

Everything that can be decentralized will be decentralized. This is the inevitability of the modern economy that is increasingly manifesting itself as peer-to-peer, the mesh economy or the collaborative economy. The points of centralized power especi...

Artificial wombs will change the Man-Woman sexual equation more than Contraception did !

28 Dec 2019 2 minute read 0 comments CutterMutter

True equality between men and women cannot happen without biological equality. For most of human history, the sexual equation was utterly unequal as the mere act of having sex potentially meant pregnancy for the woman — with all subsequent life chang...

Bitcoin — the Whatsapp of Money !

28 Dec 2019 1 minute read 1 comment CutterMutter

  Some 20 years back we would go to the Post Office to book a telegram. After standing in a long queue, we would somehow manage to book an urgent message to be sent. Then we would go to the Post Office again to actually make the telegram. The kind of...

Why the 10 year old Bitcoin ‘Bubble’ absolutely refuses to burst ?!

28 Dec 2019 3 minute read 1 comment CutterMutter

A lot of people including many stalwarts of the old economy ( like Warren Buffet ) are genuinely and completely befuddled by the unprecedented and continuous price rise of Bitcoin that has left the Dotcom bubble and even the Dutch Tulip mania far beh...

The Morality and Economics of Artificial Meat

28 Dec 2019 1 minute read 1 comment CutterMutter

A few hundred years back, Scientists with revolutionary ideas and other so called 'heretics' were routinely burnt at the stake by the Church - today we are horrified by the very thought of it and it’s unbelievable that something like that can be even...

Intelligence - Artificial or Organic - will it matter in a 100 years ?!

28 Dec 2019 1 minute read 0 comments CutterMutter

If we ignore the Organic or Artificial bias, Intelligence is ...well....Intelligence. Science more or less understands the human Brain from a biological aspect - but has very little clue about the Mind. My guess is that the human brain gave rise to t...