Arpanet. Internet. The Net. Not such an arrogant label, back when one was all they had. The term cyberspace lasted a bit longer— but space implies great empty vistas, a luminous galaxy of icons and avatars, a hallucinogenic dreamworld in 48-bit color. No sense of the meatgrinder…
I’m closing in on a functional MVP for Subconscious, targeting an alpha in Q1 2022. Short term, the alpha will be a tiny, single-player iOS notes app f…
For hundreds of thousands of years, we lived together in small hunter-gatherer bands. We spent most of our lives working, eating, dancing, hunting with…
Networks have different structures. Architecture is Politics (and Politics is Architecture). The structure of a network itself, more than the regulatio…
Software is is not a scarce resource. It costs nothing to copy. It is an anti-rivalrous good. Cryptocurrency is a market, markets are for scarcity, sof…
100 Rabbits is the practice of two creatives who write, illustrate, compose, and build software while living on a sailboat. Working out of a nomadic fl…
Here is a weird idea… slashlinks! The hashtag of links! A shortcut for linking to local notes that works like #hashtags or @mentions.
The web is the world’s biggest software platform that isn’t owned. There are other closed networked software platforms but very few open ones. The web …
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