Edge Jun 3, 2006
The hive mind is for the most part stupid and boring
They don't just love thinking, they love language.
Internet, as a 'marketplace' for ideas, shows the characteristics of liberal structures clearly, and intensifies them.
an experiment designed to test the usefulness of blog technology and the power of progressive, digital deliberation
The last words of inmates right before execution - strangely moving and compelling
Safa Rashtchy, managing director at Piper Jaffray, moderated a panel with five Bay-Area teenagers. all are 17 and in highschool, except for Sasha, who is 18 and is a freshman at Berkeley.
The study concluded that the US was the world’s only prosperous democracy where murder rates were still high, and that the least devout nations were the least dysfunctional.
What happens when you put good people in an evil place?
Here's my little unofficial guide to creating passionate users for those working in Big Companies.