this site is no longer being used for Christmas tree recycling, the nearest site is in Green St Green. We apologise for the inconvenience, as this site is being used as a coronavirus testing centre.
Having dropped the ball on face masks and early testing, the French government is now distinguishing itself with the glacial pace of its COVID-19 vaccination drive, compared to other European countries. It is doing so despite having hired leading consulting firm McKinsey to advise on logistics, according to internal documents seen by POLITICO.
ALIENATION by Louis Michaelson
Gidget Digit (1982) ‘Sabotage: the Ultimate Video Game’, Processed World. Available at: http://www.processedworld.com/Issues/issue05/05sabotage.htm.
Processed World Issue 5, Summer 1982 http://archive.org/details/processedworld05proc
💎 Gem found by listening to ⬇️⬇️⬇️ where they discuss the Gidget Digit piece.
This Machine Kills podcast
ep. 29 Sabotage Feels Good - 30th Dec. 2020
💡🤖💡 HUGE IF TRUE
Using AI to detect conspiracy theories, or was it using conspiracy theory to detect AI? 🤪
Would someone factcheck all the things already?!
Slack, the company’s CEO, Stewart Butterfield, recently revealed, is an acronym for Searchable Log of All Conversation and Knowledge.
LOVE IT when mathematicians come up with a SINGLE theory to model a huge range of completely different things. WILD
Zeeman, E. C. (1976) ‘Catastrophe theory’, Scientific American, 234(4), pp. 65–83. Available at: https://imechanica.org/files/1976%20zeeman%20catastrophe%20theory.pdf.
The dynamics of accident causation. (original Swiss cheese model)
The various human contributions to the breakdown of complex systems are mapped onto the basic elements of production.
Both from: Reason, J. (1990) Human Error. New York, NY, USA: Cambridge University Press.
3/4. Hot Cheese Model
Li, Y. and Thimbleby, H. (2014) ‘Hot cheese: a processed Swiss cheese model.’, The journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 44(2), pp. 116–121.
Swiss Cheese Model
BenAveling Wikimedia Commons. CC-BY-SA 4.0
COVID Swiss Cheese adaptation (of course)
Mackay, Ian M. (2020): The Swiss Cheese Respiratory Virus Defence. figshare. Figure. https://doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.13082618.v1
Thanks to @jcalpickard for sending 6. and starting me on this ... adventure.