François de La Rochefoucauld: Master of aphorisms (and a failure of none)

If twitter had existed in the 17th century, I bet François de La Rochefoucauld would have dropped mics left and right with his words. His books are full of pithy maxims that perfectly fits inside the 'what's happening' tweet box; 280 characters at a time. Not sure though if those maxims would have received unusually … Continue reading François de La Rochefoucauld: Master of aphorisms (and a failure of none)

2050.

The year is 2050. Robots, Deep Learning/AI, Automation is everywhere. People are enjoying a longer life expectancy than ever. But, everyone is anxious to know whether machines will take over our lives and if so, how can we protect ourselves so automation wont make us irrelevant? The answer may be found in this fascinating article, … Continue reading 2050.

2019.

a not-so-obligatory new years bit to start 2019...with quotes, of course. I have a simple philosophy: Fill what’s empty. Empty what’s full. Scratch where it itches. — Alice R. Longworth I find this quote so endearing that I may have to keep coming back to it every year, just as a reminder :). In a way, its … Continue reading 2019.