Are Humans Inventing Artificial Intelligence Or Discovering It?

Artificial Intelligence

A few years ago I witnessed an interesting conversation between a semi-famous physicist, Julian Barbour, and a young philosopher. The debate centered around one of the core principals surrounding Barbour’s teachings, the concept of “Platonism” in mathematics and physics. Julian Barbour’s theory of timeless physics is a good read, if you’ve not heard of him. The philosopher […]

Edward Snowden Creates Device To Alert User When Their Mobile Is Being Tracked

Edward Snowden

NSA hacktivist and whistleblower Edward Snowden has begun a project with hardware hacker Andrew Huang to design a phone case that alerts users if their device is being unknowingly used by outside threats to pinpoint your location. The problem has stemmed from the use of mobile phones by reporters and activists in war ridden countries […]

What Is A Datagram ? – How Datagrams Work

A Datagram is a self-contained, independent entity of data carrying sufficient information to be routed from the source to the destination computer without relying on earlier exchanges between a source computer and the destination computer as well as the transporting network. It does this over the ‘User Datagram Protocol’ (UDP), one of the core members of the Internet protocol. Datagram […]