Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Child abuse survivor speaks out

Copied from the commentary on the clip:

"A question is asked about the Ryan Commission report on child abuse within institutions run by the religious orders in Ireland. After the panel had spoken the questioner responded and his response...well see for yourself."



Here are some reactions to the video...

http://www.reddit.com/r/worldnews/comments/8nabe/irish_child_abuse_victim_tells_shocking_story_of/

Monday, May 25, 2009

Bill Joy on artificial intelligence

Found myself awake letting the dog out at 4am and found this article, it's very thought-provoking and deals with some "big" issues. I still find it difficult to believe that machines will ever be able to think, though.

Why the future doesn't need us.

Saturday, May 9, 2009