1. It's strangely fitting that *Children of Men's *history is intertwined with Harry Potter's
1. This is a formidable entry into what will be a burgeoning genre: explaining how AI quietly came to dominate [X] without many people really noticing
1. The FDA was not really built to handle things like biohackers building kits to let people genetically engineer yeast to make glowing mead.
1. It was very hard to pick one graf out of this Jonathan Lethem profile of Adam Curtis
For those that don't know, I'm working on a major project about the global trade, logistics, the port of Oakland, and automation. If you or someone you know works in (or adjacent to) those fields, def...
1. The unexpected story of the creation of deep-water diving, which was basically a mad scramble for treasure
What a response! We gave away all the tickets we had to the Real Future Fair
Donald Trump won. Donald Trump won slinging invective at the very people that Real Future has addressed itself to: the diverse coalition of people who see a bright future for an inclusive America. Don...
The Real Future Fair is coming to Oakland on November 15, which is so soon! There are standard tickets available here
[air horn] [air horn] [air horn] [emergency siren] [emergency siren] We've got two big announcements about the Real Future Fair in the Bay. We'll be joined by *Edward Snowden *(perhaps you know him) a...