On the Future of Text

Immediate understanding – that could be a fair description of a goal behind many texts. Actually, if we look at the textual part of Internet, not mentioning structured markup and functional elements, we will notice interesting facts. For example, now we are more and more convinced that attentional span is constantly decreasing, and we are [...]


Biggest Failure of Mankind

Abundance. It is everywhere. Shops, museums, parkings, cemeteries, banks, prisons, cinemas, flea markets, hospitals, plantations, tv channels, religions, corporations, junkyards, research institutes, on-line magazines, dance floors, governments, dog pounds. Take any aspect of life, you will see abundance there. People are overloaded with all kinds of matter and they gradually dissolve. Abundance devalues its object. [...]


Quest for Longevity

Is it really so important to live a few years more? I personally don’t believe that governments spend quite significant amounts of money on aging research just for the sake of peace. It can’t work that way. It is expected that by the year 2030 number of adults older than 65 will double. And it [...]


Robots Will Have Souls

Humans make humans and it is supposed that these new humans have souls. Few years will pass by and humans will be making comparably intelligent robots.Will robots have souls? I think they will. To my mind, what is traditionally called a soul is not a thing, but it is an ability. Soul is the ability [...]