Category: Technology

Fractal Briefs | Silicon Valley is not Intellectual

Topics – Technicians are not intellectuals – Technocrats are not elite (using prebuilt tools isn’t special) – Using technology to enforce worldviews is douchy – What is an intellectual – How credentialism and materialism rot brains and cultures – You need to repeat good…

Fractal Radio | Episode 31 – Patreon bans Gimli and a bit of a ramble besides

  Topics – Patreon bans Sargon of Akkad – Loss of patrons ripples outward to unpolitical creators – Simple pleasures – The importance of prioritizing spending – Why creators shouldn’t be ashamed of trying to monetize their work – Accreditation vs. Education and Creative…

Principle and Profit

The economic landscape has shifted dramatically. That is what we are told. It certainly seems to be true. I have my reservations but that’s beside the point. The validity of that statement isn’t the focus of this here essay. No. What seems of utmost…

Fractal Radio | Episode 30 – Dusty Pens and Blank Pages

  Don’t rely on technology to overcome your laziness. A nicer pen and notebook will gather dust just the same as your BIC and that yellow legal pad. These are the things I discuss along with the frustration of coincidences involving hats. Dank Classics…

Fractal Briefs |’Making a Living and other Woo

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Fractal Radio | Episode 28 – Social Media and ‘Hardly Explicable Human Conduct’

A bit of a opinion stirred by Bryan Lunduke’s recent decision to quit all social media. I discuss the need for a refractory period to process each other’s opinions, insights,  and quirks. Then the vlog veers in the direction of Roscoe Pounds ‘The Philosophy…

Cheesy as XYZ – Vlog

    First there was a boom, then there was an X, and now the omega of Z. Maybe we should stop thinking so apocalyptically? https://www.minds.com/Weirmellow – Social Mediuh https://www.patreon.com/TheFractalJournal – Tipjar