The seduction of conspiracy theories
"Suffering the distress of an illusion rather than the true distress of my life."
My favorite albums of 2020
A to-the-point list of some of my favorite released this year, in no particular order.
The Eternal Resonance
2020 has been an awful year in many, many ways. One bright spot has been the release of some truly stellar albums—some expected and anticipated, others out of the blue (at least to me).
Video calls in the uncanny valley
nVidia has figured out a clever way to dramatically reduce video call bandwidth, and it's pretty wild.
Thinking of Jim
Remembering my friend Jim Gilliam on what would be his 43rd birthday.
Blade Runner 2020, San Francisco edition
Futuristic science fiction dystopia meets reality.
Passion and perserverance
One of the purest pursuits of creative perseverance I've witnessed.
The truth and privacy aren't free
An observation on the inequality of reliable information and data privacy.
Learn the lessons of history
Timely wisdom pouring forth in this posthumous op-ed from John Lewis.
An exercise in freedom
See your concentration, this opportunity to sit here with your mind quiet, as an exercise in freedom.
by Kim Scott