David J. Chalmers Department of Philosophy University of Arizona Tucson, AZ 85721 email@example.com [Published in the Journal of Consciousness Studies 2(3):200-19, 1995. Facing Up to the Problem of Consciousness
Moving Forward on the Problem of Consciousness David J. Chalmers Department of Philosophy University of Arizona Tucson, AZ 85721
Humanity’s Next God: You? Posted by venessa miemis on Friday, December 31, 2010 · 36 Comments In a recent article in The Economist, futurist Paul Saffo claims humanity’s overdue for a new god. He points out that throughout history, great new religions took shape during times characterized by uncertainty and social unrest, combined with an ability to spread compelling new ideas and world views virally.
Twitter and the Global Brain
Posted by venessa miemis on Thursday, November 26, 2009 · 27 Comments “Collective Intelligence (CI) is the capacity of human collectives to engage in intellectual cooperation in order to create, innovate, and invent.” - Pierre Levy + James Surowiecki + Mark Tovey I wrote a post a few days ago, Is Twitter a Complex Adaptive System? Twitter’s Intelligent, Welcome to Web 3.0
Metalogue: The Evolution of Mind, Consciousness, and the Web Posted by venessa miemis on Friday, November 19, 2010 · 31 Comments (this is my final paper for cybernetics class and for graduate school. it is a theoretical metalogue between myself and gregory bateson. many of his phrases and passages are pulled directly from the book Steps To An Ecology of Mind) vm: i want to understand the ecology of mind, how it works. I want to understand how technology is accelerating intentional evolution, and what the Web is becoming… a collective intelligence?