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Sorry, cleaning up my desktop and found this. No idea where it’s from.

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The man know knew too little

Back in November 2016, when Trump was elected President of the United States, Erik Hagerman had a plan. Distressed by the hoopla of US politics he decided to stop reading the news. His experiment was part protest, part a coping … Continue reading

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The Paradox of Killer Robots

The key argument in favour of autonomous vehicles, such as driverless cars, is generally that they will be safer. In short, computers make better decisions than people and less people will be killed on the world’s roads if we remove … Continue reading

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Graffiti watch

About Brexit, I assume?

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We’ll meat again…

..don’t know where, don’t know when. So Michael Mansfield QC, a vegetarian, has stated that eating meat should be a crime against humanity in the future. So instead of being handed a menu in a pub with a vegetarian option, … Continue reading

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Where might self-driving cars eventually take us?

One of the concerns relating to an increasingly elderly population is how people will move around, especially if you are trying to encourage physical interaction and avoid loneliness. Exoskeletons are one solution. Self-driving personal mobility pods are another. Google’s self-driving … Continue reading

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The New Luxury

Of course, I’ve totally forgotten where these come from. Possibly a book called Silence in the Age of Noise by Erling Kagge.  

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Thoughts for the day

In Cambridge, again, yesterday for a workshop on autonomous flight. We somehow got onto autonomous vehicles on the ground and there was a comment from one participant that I think is worth sharing. Essentially, it would be OK to hail … Continue reading

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How to read the news

It asumes me no end how stupid some people can be. If someone is being hunted by the media and this picture appears wouldn’t you think to yourself that it looks a little staged? And the book? In LA! And … Continue reading

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