Border story

As Ken explains:

… there’s only one four-dimensional border in the world, one that moves back and forth not in space, but in time … condominiums were arrangements by which two nations would share a territory by assuming joint sovereignty … The world’s oldest condominium is Pheasant Island. It sits in the Bidasoa River between France and Spain … Every February, French representatives meet their counterparts on Pheasant Island to hand it over to the Spaniards; every August, they get it back.

Slab dynamics

I’m beginning to find my mobile phone less essential. Beginning to unlatch. I wonder how many others have noticed this in themselves. I’m interested in what 2030 looks like. I won’t be carrying a luminescent slab that diverts me from my purpose. Will you?

Epoch party

A popular computational system for describing a point in time is UNIX Epoch time, “the number of seconds that have elapsed since the Unix epoch, that is the time 00:00:00 UTC on 1 January 1970”.

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Introduction IndieWeb

The IndieWeb,

is a community of individual personal websites, connected by simple standards, based on the principles of owning your domain, using it as your primary identity, to publish on your own site (optionally syndicate elsewhere), and own your data.”

Check check check

Costa Rica has five checks to power – legislative, executive, judicial, electoral, fiscal audit – and no army.

Relentless technologies

relentless.com redirects… to Amazon. Try it! The domain was registered in 1994. The registrant is Amazon Technologies, Inc.

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