Author Archives: James Cross

Fully Automated Luxury … Dancing?  (A futuristic conspiracy theory) — Turing’s Radiator

Fully Automated Luxury … Dancing? (A futuristic conspiracy theory in the making) Vic Grout, Professor of Computing Futures, Wrexham Glyndŵr University Download the PDF version: Fully Automated Luxury Dancing – Download Version [Note/Disclaimer: Some of the discussion in this piece … Continue reading

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Brief Followup to World As Neural Network

Some of the claims for the theory dealt with in my last post were fairly astonishing and we should rightfully be skeptical of them. However, I would like to point out that the idea that entropy could be connected to … Continue reading

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World As Neural Network?

I’m interested in getting people reactions to this paper: The world as a neural network. Here’s a fragment of the abstract that omits the technical parts: We discuss a possibility that the entire universe on its most fundamental level is … Continue reading

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