Cyberpony Express

I recently spent several weeks off-grid at communist permaculture farms in Tennessee, dozens of which orbit around places like Short Mountain. I talked at some length with people there about the need for a completely off-grid instant messaging solution which does not rely on the internet or any traditional infrastructure. One of the ideas we… Continue reading Cyberpony Express

Published
Categorized as Ideas

round robin ipfs over http

a web gateway protocol that automatically fetches the DNSLink for any c-name pointed at the server and then locally replicates that site and serves it when requested these could easily be round robined by adding redundant c-names to different gateways for your domain. The protocol could be limited to file types like html, css, js,… Continue reading round robin ipfs over http

Published
Categorized as Ideas

Fake News?

I think in many cases there are fundamental epistemic differences between people of different ideologies, and we need to learn to distinguish those kinds of claims from bad faith claims. Like if a trump supporter says he’s coming back in August, they really believe that to be true. And that’s different from Putin’s fake newspapers… Continue reading Fake News?

Published
Categorized as Ideas

Does post-structuralism merely extend the hegemony of neoclassicalism?

As a queer nonbinary person who is wrestling with whether or not to embrace post-structuralism, it’s been very interesting over the years to hear so many arguments from fans of queer theory against things like hate crimes legislation or even marriage equality. One of the more obvious arguments has been the fact that marriage equality… Continue reading Does post-structuralism merely extend the hegemony of neoclassicalism?

Published
Categorized as Ideas

Looking Glass

A screen which changes perspective with regard to how you’re looking at it versus what it’s showing inside a virtual world where it’s virtual correspondent is. So if it’s easier looking at it from the right side then it should show you what it would look like if you were actually looking through a window… Continue reading Looking Glass

Published
Categorized as Ideas

OurSpace

A distributed alternative social media system based on RSS over IPFS and using BitTorrent to distribute media attachments. Use something like ENS to resolve usernames to a wallet public address and corresponding RSS feed file of their posts. People could easily restrict their feed to only be viewable to friends, like how TOX works, and… Continue reading OurSpace

Published
Categorized as Ideas

Taskflow

Is service oriented architecture that takes input in the form of natural language requests and create threads sort of like pendings and then tries to solve the requests Their class can also be programmatically entered. For example download the latest episode of some TV show. And then it has to go find it and download… Continue reading Taskflow

Published
Categorized as Ideas

Predictive Arbitrage

Use automated analysis of pending blocks and cryptocurrency to front-run arbitrage across exchanges

Published
Categorized as Ideas