It's snowing in Boston...
@thornet @taliesan I think @stewartbrand's Pace Layer stuff talks about this well - https://t.co/Ovx5GY32UJ
@mayameme @AnthroPunk Although his advice was more like a good excuse not to finish. :-)
PhDs, blogging and procrastination https://t.co/LyfIplPT91
@greg_not_so @medialab @mozilla @stshank Agree that I can't remember when IE was great. I think MS sort of stopped… https://t.co/2pKGb1Wfrg
RT @medialab: On the 20th anniversary of @mozilla, @stshank invites open source advocates like @joi to reflect on how the project helped to…
Although they're probably just watching the adults who are worse.
Unfortunately, it's hard to teach commons sense through lectures - "College students are using student loans to inv… https://t.co/jpHOpjOJwp
RT @AnjaliSastry: Decades ago MIT engineers and their colleagues developed cybernetics and system dynamics. @Joi Ito and I explore today's…
Really great article in latest issue of @MIT_JoDS by @AnjaliSastry discussing systems dynamics, second-order cybern… https://t.co/0ZZLitthtE
@massdosage @schmidtphi Wow. Blast from the past - so much so that I don't even remember this. ;-)
@adamnash Got it. If we can make the math work, that sort of works for me. But would you consider capital gains for individuals "income"?
@adamnash Thanks! What’s your funding idea?
RT @JuliaAngwin: ICYMI Facebook’s announcement that it is shutting down relationships with data brokers is a big deal.
@TheCosmicist Although the Finland example shows how broader plan can be "hijacked" by a partisan effort: https://t.co/94SKW6Ny9e
Machine Behavior Needs to Be an Academic Discipline from the @medialab @scalablecoop group - https://t.co/SOAf1eEycv via @NautilusMag
Also, I would add that I think UBI is a patch and not "the solution" and that a fundamental overhaul of everything… https://t.co/Z2wHs9QBE7
@taliesan Posted before I saw them. I just replied in the thread.
@taliesan I generally agree with you. I think UBI is a short-term patch at best. I agree with you about the fundame… https://t.co/QEQpOeT9m9
And the headline that Wired chose is a bit misleading. The punchline is that I don't think that there is enough evi… https://t.co/3gqaUA9b74
@taliesan The headline which Wired wrote is a bit misleading. I'm not actually in favor of it yet. I'm suggesting w… https://t.co/2Lktz02kLi
My thoughts about Universal Basic Income in my Wired Column https://t.co/EbtnOAswij
RT @andy_sellars: I am so happy to share that we have created the Matthew Z. Gomes Fellowship, a new summer fellowship at @techcyberlaw spe…
When Wikipedia calls you “some Japanes guy” in the Wictionary article for the word “stuff” https://t.co/IAbgYvOoHb
RT @JoshuaSFouts: Looking forward to @EFF's April 7 celebration of John Perry Barlow's life at his eponymous Symposium featuring @doctorow…
A new way to audit AI algorithms from @scalablecoop - https://t.co/v8wchjQuGC
RT @FishburnSimone: .@PureTechH is exploring the lymphatic system - a new way of delivering drugs that could yield opportunities in #Alzhei…
RT @maria_zuber: Brainstorming space exploration with Ariel Ekblaw and @joi Ito. #medialab @MIT https://t.co/y626Gm9ud8
RT @carlmalamud: @Joi 89.81% of the articles in scihub configured as two zfs2 pools, each pool has 7 8tb disks + hot spare. Locked away in…
@carlmalamud So what exactly are on those disks?
@carlmalamud And I talk about YOU!
RT @mitlibraries: Today 9am: Tune in for livestream of final #MITgrandchallenges keynote with @Joi, Director of @medialab https://t.co/K8c7…
RT @abee2: The cover of the Japanese edition of @mres's "Lifelong Kindergarten" is unveiled. It will be published on April 12. @joi gave ni…
Love @FredKrupp and @EnvDefenseFund's work. https://t.co/IZcQcIGihY
@medialab @MIT And I'm sorry about the chicken.
@ssstrom @MIT @medialab Actually, the question was, "if you had a warning sign..." and in retrospect, "don't take i… https://t.co/KxQKhRaULT
On this week's Tea with Teachers! https://t.co/ixOskKGA07
RT @neha: Excited to share our paper with fantastic co-authors @elwrv and @MadarsV: zkLedger provides privacy-preserving transactions and…
@gdaxinfo @lopp @bgarlinghouse Agree that compuserves and AOL’s played important roles.
Astronomically inspiring talk At recent @medialab conf Beyond the Cradle 2018 by Prof. Rainer Weiss Who won a Nobel… https://t.co/h0oeV4iAaY
RT @MIT: Today we celebrate π. #PiDay
Image: Chelsea Turner https://t.co/tASm2BeG2H
@kite8848 @Toyokeizai My point is that the new phenomenon of Internet false news isn’t as impactful in Japan, parti… https://t.co/lvasuAVbfr
@tomcoates @jessevondoom And then there's this: https://t.co/vSYsqqKMMZ
@joshu @jessevondoom @GreatDismal @Outlier https://t.co/IwGZyOakDg
@joshu @jessevondoom Funny story. I turned @GreatDismal onto Anarchic Adjustment brand that inspired him to write P… https://t.co/fGUROSFgGR
@realHayman @Toyokeizai Basically saying that Japanese don't rely on social media or the internet as much for news… https://t.co/Q3cSt00g5x
日本は｢偽ニュース｣のダメージが小さい国だ 伊藤穰一氏が語る｢ニュースメディアの課題｣ | 読書 - 東洋経済オンライン https://t.co/kdQOUaX2YM...
@jessevondoom I only wear black t-shirts unless I'm force to do otherwise.
So excited that we finally made it to the pages of @PopMech!
The DIY Geiger Counter That United Scientists After Fukushima https://t.co/eezUkh3RmM via @safecast
Go @safecast ! https://t.co/Pw9xmxnQyV
Fukushima nuclear disaster: did the evacuation raise the death toll? https://t.co/o2eoyvYHCP via @financialtimes
Pip Mothersill - "Inviting Feedback" in @MIT_JoDS - design and resisting reduction - conversation, second-order cyb… https://t.co/Y5gRI2CHh5
RT @nxthompson: "Russia didn’t abuse Facebook—it simply used Facebook." A smart piece by the former senior director of counter-terrorism on…
RT @MIT: A new approach to fusion energy starts today — @maria_zuber, vice president for research, in the @BostonGlobe: https://t.co/ibveHw…
@mambo_bab_e Some people believe in an oversimplified view of the world and therefore underestimate how difficult i… https://t.co/nDcjH53DBZ
RT @medialab: A constellation of galaxy-class speakers at tomorrow's Beyond the Cradle event: @Nnedi, @arielwaldman, @Astro_Nicole, @DavaEx…
RT @medialab: How does #misinformation spread on social media? New research from @socialmachines finds that people—not bots—spread falsitie…
RT @MIT: This #InternationalWomensDay discover MIT robotics expert @cynthiabreazeal with her expressive robot, Kismet. https://t.co/7ZRULEp…
@linda_bernardi The Syllabus linked from the article after the videos. Unfortunately, we had to cut some of the vid… https://t.co/ovIV7C07iv
Internet Artists Invaded the MoMA With a Guerrilla Augmented Reality Exhibit https://t.co/Q9RRQXtFS1 via @motherboard
Videos of some of the Ethics and Governance of AI course are up. Will post more as we continue: https://t.co/IJhMo1yZdG
Check out "UNREST Screening and Q&A with Director Jennifer Brea and Joi Ito" https://t.co/u1On8SvVJW @Eventbrite
BTW, what spurred me to do this: https://t.co/WJoBOL8cWQ
@blam @brave is sort of doing that.
Started buying racist books to try to understand their arguments and now my Amazon recommendations are full of book… https://t.co/oIiOoDq8BK
BTW, we are studying the ethics and governance of autonomous weapons, not building them. :-)
Thinking of renaming our "autonomous vehicles/autonomous weapons project" to "kinetic autonomy" for the study of ma… https://t.co/LIu98CZFoT
RT @rejon: The Bassel Khartabil Free Culture Fellowship Call For Participation Open Sourced for Applicants Closes Mar 24 for a Person to be…
RT @socialmachines: Thrilled to see our work with @cortico on public sphere health indicators referenced today by @jack as a step toward im…
My @WIRED Ideas column - THE LIMITS OF EXPLAINABILITY - Academics, economists, and AI researchers often undervalue… https://t.co/gpppb6uN57
Resistere alla riduzione: un manifesto https://t.co/Zko6qbFLpE via @che_fare
RT @medialab: A critical reading list toward ethical, transparent, and fair #AI, including @joi’s essay on resisting reduction, and work fr…
RT @medialab: Anchors away! Here be Dragons starts now with an intro by @Joi, @KatyCroffBell, and @NatGeoExplorers leader @lexmo. Watch th…
Reducing Reduction Essay Competition -
Deadline March 2 - https://t.co/qTh2svi83E
Provocative and thoughtful - classic @nnegroponte - "Big Idea Famine" for @mit_jods https://t.co/AVGWHkSkT8
New book by my friend @barnabymarsh on #howluckhappens about how to see new possibility, create positive action, an… https://t.co/I80FnQ8BbL
@BruceTedesco Just thinking from Japanese context to start. Exploring idea to see if it makes sense.
@Winslow38 Some countries have had longer history of industrial slavery and more dependent on a large number of sla… https://t.co/zI7vYK3A8c
@steingart Yes, I think that's generally true. I think that that's what Japanese typically believe. But remember th… https://t.co/7378xMMsXn
@reillyadam For instance, many Japanese stories and Anime show bio-machine merging and seem to believe it is inevit… https://t.co/KJlByEsz4Z
@reillyadam I'm poking around and tweeting to see if there are people who might have something thoughtful already w… https://t.co/lTKKSjWuMH
@steingart Lots of Japanese anime are about bio-machine convergence. Like Evangelion - https://t.co/PX1paXUL8w
@1KHats This is just an observation and something that came up in conversation. I'm now going to try to poke some a… https://t.co/Rtr12CDHjS
@reillyadam I'm not trying curtailing the debate - just noting a difference in the tone of the debate and the sugge… https://t.co/4ikDlbUQwi
RT @johnthackara: @Joi there's also a correlation between countries that first relied on human slaves, and then on the energy kind https://…
@steingart Japan has its share of class-based and human rights issues and wartime enslaving of people, but not long… https://t.co/2pqURhbZTs
It seems like there is a correlation between countries that have had slavery and the fear of slave uprisings and th… https://t.co/TyQT48j8ZV
Don't underestimate how hard (and how important) it is to fix government IT systems - Death Star Thinking and Gover… https://t.co/zTaX1W9mTL
RT @medialab: On 2/26, the #OpenOcean initiative sets sail with Here be Dragons! Explorers, storytellers, innovators, artists, and scientis…
@peteyreplies @MIT @EthanZ Great decision and well written post. Thanks @peteyreplies for your leadership!
Students disciplined by your high schools for joining in responsible anti-gun protests—you won’t get your admission… https://t.co/aJs7ocEDD6
RT @medialab: Quantifying forgiveness: Watch the video from the recent #MLTalks with @ProPublica's @JuliaAngwin and @Joi https://t.co/HwdHS…
RT @mizuko: All the magic of summer camps - online. Announcing @ConnectedCamps 2018 summer camps in Minecraft https://t.co/RYLlJb3vHV https…
Featuring our very own @kesvelt https://t.co/6T67GQE485
OH at Airport: “It’s really interesting when you delve into the data. The thing is, no one in the industry does it.… https://t.co/azO6kMi4HI
@miko_saimonji @wired_jp R&Dは研究所で行なっています：https://t.co/bdCSWE6nZ1
@miko_saimonji @wired_jp ブロックチェーンや電子通貨の会社に投資するなとは言ってません。中立な立場で発言するために投資をしない事に現在してます。投資さきがブロックチェーンを使う事は防ぐ事は出来ないのも分かっ…...
仮想通貨とブロックチェーン、そしてICOの狂乱に思うこと：伊藤穰一｜https://t.co/XiY2HZb6dM @wired_jp https://t.co/k73s9eEKI6
Depressing but a must-read - OHCHR | Statement on Visit to the USA, by Professor Philip Alston, United Nations Spec… https://t.co/0zgFSIB0X3