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Turing test for the autonomous cars

An autonomous car is the one which when you tell it to take you to the office will drive you to the beach.. ‒ Turing test for the autonomous cars

Arguing with an engineer is like wrestling with a pig in the mud…

Arguing with an engineer is like wrestling with a pig in the mud; after a while you realize you are muddy and the pig is enjoying it. ‒ Random signature block

Whoever thinks his problem can be solved using cryptography…

Whoever thinks his problem can be solved using cryptography, doesn’t understand his problem and doesn’t understand cryptography. ‒ Attributed by Roger Needham and Butler Lampson to each other

We all are astronauts of spaceship earth

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. How the brain recognizes what the eye sees Can the brain do back-propagation? Color & Pattern Apollo 11 Sustainability We all are astronauts of spaceship earth ‒ Wubbo Ockels How the brain recognizes what the eye sees Salk Institute New Salk Institute work outlining […]

Divided Brain and the making of the Western World

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Divided Brain and the making of the Western World Computer Pioneers Visualising Individual Subatomic Particles Tyndall’s Sky in a Box Experiment Repairing the cornea: let there be sight Murphy’s Law Divided Brain and the making of the Western World The intuitive mind is a […]

Inevitable End of Moore’s Law

We should optimally design future SCs like Cell Phones or even human brains so that we never repair them, but simply work around.

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Søren Kierkegaard: Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards New ‘Molecular Movie’ Reveals Ultrafast Chemistry in Motion What are Quantum Dots? Cancer Surgery Technology CGI 3D Tech Demo HD: “Heartworks – Heart” How a driverless car sees the road […]

How Does a Transistor Work?

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. How Does a Transistor Work? Detecting rare cancer cells with sound waves Single Atom Quantum Computing in Silicon Collective Genius: The Art and Practice of Leading Innovation Magnetic Propulsion Strange Spider Mating Professor Dave Explains: Natural vs. Synthetic Vitamins M62 – Globular Cluster Henry […]

There is nothing more difficult to carry out than to initiate a new order of things

It must be considered that there is nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to handle, than to initiate a new order of things.  For the reformer has enemies in all those who profit by the old order, and only lukewarm defenders in all those who would profit […]

There is nothing new to be discovered now

Is the End in Sight for Theoretical Physics? ‒ Stephen Hawking, 1980 There is nothing new to be discovered in physics now. All that remains is more and more precise measurement ‒ Lord Kelvin, 1900 The more important fundamental laws and facts of physical science have all been discovered ‒ Albert Michelson, 1894 So many […]