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Why’d you give it all up? — Question I’ve been asked several times.

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I may not have been the smartest person at my university, nor was I the most motivated by any means. I spent more time hanging around the university bar than I did attending my...
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How AI is Creating Millions of Remote Jobs Around the World

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As artificial intelligence and robotics systems advance, people worry that more and more jobs will become automated.  When people talk about artificial intelligence and the job market, they often talk about how AI will take...
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Collective Consciousness- An Innate Retort

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Every individual is born with a particular realm of consciousness and beliefs. Even though within a given society, we may all share the everyday collection of shared beliefs, thoughts, and moral attitudes which operate...
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Subsidies and Crony Capitalism

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Large corporations play a game with local and state governments for big dollars, but only one side puts up any money. Corporations try to convince bureaucrats to reward their companies for doing something that they...
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Migration manipulation

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The 353 pages of the U.S. Citizenship Act draft offer nothing new. The proposed bill merely tweaks our faulty immigration policy that has resulted in massive illegal immigration. For example, let us take page 281,...
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Gift of life confronts social taboos

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It’s an implanted fact: According to the American Transplant Foundation, 20 patients in the United States die every day due to lack of available organs for transplant. Up to eight lives can be saved...
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The 5 Best Weapons To Manage the Future

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2020 — the Great Swift — The best is yet to come "A life devoted only to the present — to feeling good in the now — is unlikely to deliver real fulfillment. The present...
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When Did We Begin Worshiping War?

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Who we are is revealed by what we do and act. We Americans believe we are peace-loving and abhor war. However, our history suggests something different. When did we begin worshiping war? Maybe the...
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AI’s Role and Reputation in Post-Corona Society

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All things pass, including corona. But not before shaping our future and accelerating trends that were already under way. Corona has forced us to undertake unprecedented social experiments - from super surveillance over new...
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Nordic social program to welfare state capitalism

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Two resorts distant from free-market capitalism The society or the world at large is the quintessence of every human being. As a spirited social existence, humans have an innate tendency to aggregate by inhabiting jointly...
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Will Robots Take Over Our Restaurants? A Startup View

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Tau Ventures is an applied AI fund in Silicon Valley and food automation is one of our core focuses including an investment in Blendid. Our view in Nov 2019 was that capital is plentiful,...
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Lewis Mumford, A Thinker for the Ages Tells a Tale Of Cities Since the...

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The Medieval Religiously Centered City My Dad often spoke about his admiration for Lewis Mumford (October 19, 1895 — January 26, 1990) but I had never read Mumford and so when I saw a paper...
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Are we having a dress rehearsal for a police state?

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In his syndicated column, Dennis Prager claims that we are amid a dress rehearsal for a police state. He alleges that the coronavirus related rules limiting our abilities to conduct our lives as usual...
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Primary care medicine: A clinical specialty, or managed care travesty

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Medical practice is “the strenuous task of healing humans as a lone body within the context of its inexhaustible scope of individuality. It is one, and the only science that arrives with indefinite capabilities...