Tag The Endless City

Passing Under The Arch

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A late post… but better late than never! I’m feeling kind of worn down and have to get up way, way too early today. Hopefully, there will be time for one more wallpaper on Friday. Stay tuned!

Afternoon Across Rooftops

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Lab Instruments

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Uplink Established!

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The Man With The News

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At The Bazaar

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The Long Way Home

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Castles of Sand

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What happens to a megalopolis when abandoned for centuries?

The Engines of The City

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Playing With Gears

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I finished reading Accelerando last Friday. The author — Charles Stross — took the concept of the Singularity in directions I didn’t anticipate and fully employed his background of computer science and system administration. Advanced civilizations running timing attacks against the space-time continuum out beyond the Bootes void? Sign me up. That’s the kind of thing I want to read about.

Nouriel Roubini and Nassim Taleb made an appearance on CNBC yesterday. The reaction of the resident panelists beautifully illustrates the paucity of critical thought which got us into the current financial crisis. Give us a metric! A single metric which indicates economic recovery!

How about a pink slip for anyone who would ask such a lame question?