Planetary Horizons

The author Karl Schroeder in his article says “Thalience” is a successor to science – to look past science. If science is ‘reason’ can we look past ‘reason’? While reading his article, I did get a feeling of self-dis-belief on the concept of Thalience, that he is trying to illustrate. If Thalience is not a replacement (to Science),…

The Google PopUp in my Life

On October 4th 2017, Google announced the release of Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, the upgrade from 2016’s debut models. They also announced the Google Home Mini, Pixel buds, Pixelbook, Daydream VR Headset upgrade and other products to its suite. For a Google fan like me, this amplified my excitement! On October 19th, they finally released all…

Surveillance and the Global Other

Image Credit: Shutterstock There is no surprise to why we love bad news or hearing anything negative. For whatever reason, negativity sells. In the same way, the fact that big tech companies use our info for whatever means is just something that sells. Of course, this is not a good thing, then why is it that we cannot stop it…