Code is law

Code is law

  It’s the year 2030. You wake up, and read the news: The ridesharing market is up 5% this week. You smile, feeling glib about your purchase of ride-coins earlier in the week. Spring break is close, you thought. Plenty of college kids are going to be ridesharing,...
Information is the Oil of the 21st Century

Information is the Oil of the 21st Century

Oil is what every economy in the world depends on. From Porsches to plastics, modern society wouldn’t exist without it. That’s why superpowers wage proxy wars and set up proxy world-government regulatory bodies, like the World Bank and the IMF.   Within a human...
History Repeats Itself

History Repeats Itself

In 1995, Katie Couric didn’t want to “subscribe to the internet.” Katie, like most Americans, didn’t truly understand what the internet was, or even more importantly, what it could do. Back then, the only thing anyone wanted to talk about was...