Category Archives: General interest

HUFFPOST: History Tells Us What Will Happen Next With Brexit And Trump

HUFFPOST: History Tells Us What Will Happen Next With Brexit And Trump In my own book “Fateful Eyes” I am describing the seeds of a dystopian future sown during an “affluent and innocent era of plenty” (circa 2000 – 2005), … Continue reading

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Greek Skies amazing timelapse video

Published in TheTOC here GREEK SKIES AMAZING TIME LAPSE VIDEO Panagiotis Philippou created this amazing time-lapse video of the night skies in Greece that won the Best of the Fest prize of the Hollywood International Independent Documentary Awards (HIIDA). Is … Continue reading

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Assembling the world in an image: 15 of history’s most revealing maps

Published on CNN here Assembling the world in an image: 15 of history’s most revealing maps (CNN)The world is always changing, moving, never really in equilibrium. This is a feeling, a concept, a fact that mostly we avoid. Stability is … Continue reading

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Webinar about Information Technology in the Shipping Industry

Για να ενισχύσουμε το δίκτυο αλληλοϋποστήριξης Allilon-net (μη κερδοσκοπικό δίκτυο αλληλεγγύης για επαγγελματική ένταξη, σταδιοδρομία, επιχειρηματικότητα και καινοτομία – http://www.allilonnet.gr) εγώ και ο συνάδελφος και φίλος Χρήστος Εμμανουηλίδης θα παρουσιάσουμε ένα webinar με τίτλο «Η σύγχρονη πληροφορική στην Ελληνική ναυτιλία» … Continue reading

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How an F student became America’s most prolific inventor

It is amazing that such people really exist. Read this story on Bloomberg here How an F Student Became America’s Most Prolific Inventor At 74, Wood has been an inventor-in-residence at Intellectual Ventures, a technology research and patent firm, for … Continue reading

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Separated at birth, reunited on Facebook

This amazing story appeared on CNN here Separated at birth, reunited on Facebook (CNN) — Anais Bordier and Samantha Futerman have the same laugh and the same freckled cheeks. They wear their hair the same way and have since they … Continue reading

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Will people still be useful in the 21st century?

This awesome article appeared on CNN here Will people still be useful in the 21st century? The conscious experiences of a flesh-and-blood taxi driver are infinitely richer than those of Google’s self-driving car, which feels nothing. But what the system … Continue reading

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