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Quote of the Week

Look at everything always as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time: Thus is your time on earth filled with glory.” ― Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

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Quote of the Week

“I don’t make predictions and I never will” – Paul Gascoigne.

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Thought for the Day

“I remember one morning when I discovered a cocoon in the back of a tree just as a butterfly was making a hole in its case and preparing to come out. I waited awhile, but it was too long appearing … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“Someday a computer will give the wrong answer to spare someone’s feelings, and man will have invented artificial intelligence.” – Robert Breault.

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Quote of the Week

“Don’t undertake a project unless it is manifestly important and nearly impossible.” From Revenge of the Analog, by David Sax

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Quote of the Week

“There is not enough Africa in computers” – Brian Eno. More….

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Weekly quote fix

“Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.” – Douglas Adams.

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Quote of the Week

“Past, and to come, seems best; things present, worst.” William Shakespeare.

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Predictions about the Future

“Every prediction, consciously or unconsciously, is a critique of both present and past” (Source: me having a rare moment of clarity) Image: futuristic city wallpapers

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Exams Don’t Predict Anything

Commenting in the New York Times last year, Laszlo Bock, then Senior Vice President of People Operations at Google, said that: “For every job, the No. 1 thing we look for is general cognitive ability, and it’s not IQ. It’s … Continue reading

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