Modus Operandi Archive

Been a while since I’ve had a chance to zone out listening to a good TED Talk. This one happened to strike a philosophical chord with me relating AI design […]

Nick Bostrom: What happens when our computers get smarter than we are?

Been a while since I’ve had a chance to zone out listening to a good TED Talk. This one happened to strike a philosophical chord with me relating AI design […]

Juan Enriquez delivers a thought-provoking talk on (what I agree to be) our current evolutionary transition.

Rapid Cognitive Evolution

Juan Enriquez delivers a thought-provoking talk on (what I agree to be) our current evolutionary transition.

A revisit to last month's Dehumanization of the MMO blog post with some great new insights from my friend Dacian.

The [Re:]humanization of the MMO

A revisit to last month’s Dehumanization of the MMO blog post with some great new insights from my friend Dacian.

New blog post on the cultural decline of effort, integrity and communication in MMO communities.

The Dehumanization of the MMO

New blog post on the cultural decline of effort, integrity and communication in MMO communities.

An AMAZING documentary on the history of life from the formation of the solar system to modern day man.

Miracle Planet

An AMAZING documentary on the history of life from the formation of the solar system to modern day man.

Campbell shows us how rituals of seemingly antiquated societies can be more profound than modern counterparts.

On Becoming An Adult

Campbell shows us how rituals of seemingly antiquated societies can be more profound than modern counterparts.

As the videos imply, these *may* be the most important videos you'll ever see.

Important Math for the Masses

As the videos imply, these *may* be the most important videos you’ll ever see.

Sebastian Seung is mapping a massively ambitious new model of the brain. He calls it our "connectome".

I Am My Connectome

Sebastian Seung is mapping a massively ambitious new model of the brain. He calls it our “connectome”.

David explains a clever way to bring anonymous validation and transparency to the voting ballots.

Bismark: E-voting w/o Fraud

David explains a clever way to bring anonymous validation and transparency to the voting ballots.