A cigar for monsieur Jules Verne

In the¬†latest edition of TL Infobits, Carolyn Kotlas mentions a Special Report on MIT’s Technology Review, listing 10 Emerging Technologies for 2016. Unlike similar year-start hacking pieces one sees around, the MTR drives a message filled with chutzpah and visionary √©lan — “Technology Review presents our list of the 10 technologies that we think are… Continue reading A cigar for monsieur Jules Verne

Did you really see it coming?

I heard about ‘Black Swan’ from someone who read the book, but couldn’t remember its full name, or that of the author. I smart-Googled the term there and then, and found a book named “The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable“. It turned out to be a brilliant read.