Author: Chuckles

Computer glitch or trial run (2)

Be patient with this about Dwolla and Fisynch. Look through it. The whole of the 1st world banking system has become a casino crapshoot and shell game. Cutting out the ‘slowing down’ of money between it being deposited and being…

Food hypocrisy

Need anything be added? I asked De Schutter if his time wouldn’t better be spent on calling attention to countries that actually have starving people. “Globally, 1.3 billion people are overweight or obese,” he responded via his spokesperson, “and this…

Just to reinforce the point …

As if it needed reinforcing: White House ‘Can’t Wait’ To Help Young People Get Summer Jobs President Obama will continue his campaign to bypass Congressional opposition to his jobs agenda Thursday by announcing a new partnership aimed at helping a…

Britain in good hands

How not to develop wave energy They had been told (by academics and other grant fed organisations) that the key to success of Danish wind had been their wind research “institute” called Risø, and therefore by inference, the need was…

Cybersilliness and Poli-troughers

Think about this a moment: The history of cybernetic thinking that arose with information technologies … was generalized as a metaphor or model of all systems both natural and mechanical. The problem was that the metaphor was deeply believed by…

Blogger’s self-inflicted woes

I find it quite amusing that blog reading has just about stopped since that mighty engine of the internet and shining example of the power of cloud computing – Blogger, has been titsup.com for approaching 48hrs now. Yet tiny garage shoestring operations…