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Peter Vander Auwera - Issue #78

Extended version of Petervan's Delicacies

Petervan's Delicacies

October 22 · Issue #78 · View online
Articles/posts that for some reason created a spark in my memory. A short 5-item version every week on my blog: Enjoy!

Extended version of Petervan’s Delicacies

The very best
Google’s plan to revolutionise cities is a takeover in all but name | Technology | The Guardian
A Letter to Jamie Dimon – Chain
Smartphones Are Weapons of Mass Manipulation, and This Guy Is Declaring War on Them - MIT Technology Review
Launching a lab at MIT for Conformable Decoders
Hayek and Camus Walk Into a School – The Mission – Medium
The Scale of Social Systems: Tribes, and Tribes of Tribes | Julian Stodd's Learning Blog
Welcoming Our New Robot Overlords | The New Yorker
Let's talk about AI - Dataethical Thinkdotank
Artificial Intelligence: Douglas Hofstadter on why AI is far from intelligent — Quartz
The future of banks is probably not banks – Andy O'Sullivan – Medium
The truth about Ant Financial ... - Chris Skinner's blog
BBC - Culture - Loving Vincent: The film made entirely of oil paintings
A Future Thinking Canvas | Frank Diana's Blog
Your brain does not process information and it is not a computer | Aeon Essays
Sibos 2017 Toronto: Closing Plenary - YouTube
Data and Society
Amazon Patents Always-On Video Streams Of Friends And Relatives' Homes
The Guardian view on internet security: complexity is vulnerable | Editorial | Opinion | The Guardian
How Autocracy Rises – Bad Words – Medium
The future of computing as predicted by nine science-fiction machines | Technology | The Guardian
Safaricom launches innovation center to move beyond M-Pesa | TechCrunch
So If Agile Is Dead, What’s Next… Flow? | Fin Goulding
Inside Tesla's Secret Second Floor | WIRED
Architects are suffering from "originality syndrome" says Winy Maas
Future of work
How To Identify A Toxic Culture Before Accepting A Job Offer
Big Brother has its eye on bank employees | Information Management
At Toyota, The Automation Is Human-Powered | Fast Company
Teamwork is more complex than 'collective intelligence' - Futurity
The $95,000 Fake Corpse Training a Generation of Doctors | WIRED
Internet Culture
Our Vision for Mercury Protocol – mercuryprotocol – Medium
The future of finance and humanism - Human Works - Empowering the game changers of tomorrow
They Can’t Stop What They Can’t Catch – Tiffany Hayden – Medium
$40 Million: Digital Asset Holdings Closes Series B Fundraising - CoinDesk
Sibos Highlights Swift's Complicated Relationship With Blockchain - CoinDesk
Microsoft CEO Challenges Swift: Build 'Useful' Blockchain Applications - CoinDesk
Mastercard's blockchain APIs is now open to all developers
Alipay Storms North America [Curated Content] | Lets Talk Payments
JP Morgan Chase Launches Blockchain Payments Network
Barclays CEO Says Bank Must Protect Payments Business From Apple, Amazon - Bloomberg
Web Creator Tim Berners-Lee: Blockchain Builders Should Beware Misuse - CoinDesk
Bitcoin gets official blessing in Japan
Here's why cryptocurrencies are going to struggle with central banks | World Economic Forum
Gates Foundation to Use Ripple Interledger Tech in Mobile Payments Push - CoinDesk
JPMorgan Chase to acquire WePay
Backroom battle imperils $230 million cryptocurrency venture
R3CEV Corda Platform: the blockchain app store
Bank Consortium to Launch Joint Venture for Blockchain Trade Platform - CoinDesk
Blockchain of the Vanities? Sibos, Swell and Stellar Troll in Toronto - CoinDesk
Swift Blockchain Success Sets Stage for Sibos - CoinDesk
AI, Robots, Algorythms
Better Than Smart Speakers? Japan Is Making Robot and Hologram Companions
Only a Year Ago DeepMind's AlphaGo Defeated the Best Human At Go - Now It Has Become Superhuman | 33rd Square
AI implants will allow us to control our homes with our thoughts within 20 years, government report claims
Here’s a closer look at Apple’s secret self-driving car - The Verge
Post Capitalism
How Post-Capitalist Entrepreneurs Are Creating an Inclusive Economy - Shareable
Postcapitalism & Beautiful Alternatives: A brief introduction to The Rules | P2P Foundation
Art related
artworks — Helene Lundbye Petersen
Alan Turing Algorithmically Approximated by Ellipses: A Computer Art Project | Open CultureAlan Turing Algorithmically Approximated by Ellipses: A Computer Art Project
7 Architects Who Weren't Afraid to Use Color | ArchDaily
La Muralla Roja – Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura
Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura (RBTA) – Towards Biology Time Space Existence (en) on Vimeo
Landscape photographer of the year 2017: the UK's best scenery – in pictures | Travel | The Guardian
'Obscene? Pornographic?' – Louvre deems sexually explicit sculpture too risqué | World news | The Guardian
BBC - Culture - Striking photos of stunning buildings
Apple Opens Norman Foster–Designed See-Through Store on Chicago’s Waterfront | Architectural Digest
Why an (interactive) picture is worth a thousand numbers - O'Reilly Media
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