Wherein we are introduced to our first assignment: reading the Coleridge poems of 1794.
Wherein Josh starts a project to read every work mentioned in the Biographia Literaria with ambition to finish sometime before his own Urn Burial.
Intro Music: Georg Philipp Telemann‘s Viola Concerto in G major, 2nd movement (allegro). We later civilizations . . . we too know that we are
This week we’re joined by Dr. Jonathan Paprocki, who explains the current state of quantum computing as well as why it is important for Urbit to consider the ‘quantum apocalypse’ and be prepared for it. We also discuss with him his views on how Urbit might evolve to encompass previously unconsidered forms of anarchic or communistic governance via Urbit’s unique and still-developing network.
This week we speak with Jennifer Dodgson, CEO of Lexikat, a company working to bring low-code natural language processing to businesses. Jennifer is also an expert in the politics of ancient China and is renowned for her translations of The Strategems of the Warring States.
This week we speak with ~winter-dozren, a fourth member of Urbit Asia and buyer and seller of crypto since its early days. We talk to
This week we talk with ~mirtyl-wacdec about Asian languages, developing for Urbit, and setting up Urbit Asia and Urbit Asia University. We discuss evangelizing in
Disclosure: I took a course from Robert Shiller, which I paid for, and had lunch with him once, which he paid for William James noted
Even as an attenuated capitalist I find Hernando de Soto Polar’s The Mystery of Capital: Why Capitalism Triumphs in the West and Fails Everywhere Else
The CFA Institute, the professional organization for investment professionals, announced this week that it would be moving forward with exclusively computer-based testing (CBT) for all