The infinite dream machine

Silicon Jungle
Exploring technology and society to build a better future
Created 04 Aug 2021
  • Films to watch over Halloween
    17 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    I’ve been wanting to create an article about horror films for quite some time but didn’t exactly know where to start; with Halloween right around the corner, I figured there wasn’t a better time to ju...
  • Navigating the infinite
    13 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    As a species, we gained enormous power in an extremely short period of time. We moved from being vulnerable to the elements and predators to creating tools and shaping our environments to fit our need...
  • The history of digital space
    30 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    On January 1st, 1983, we discovered a portal to an empty void. As we poked and prodded it, we realised that we could shape this void however we liked. So we began to construct a world that mirrored ou...
  • Interoperable services
    29 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    When using my mobile - I don’t need to know what phone provider you are with; I could be with Telstra, you could be with Optus, and we can still communicate. Imagine what it would be like if that were...
  • Explorations in possibility space
    20 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    An act of creation is an act of discovery; all of the possibilities always existed; You merely stumbled upon that particular configuration. Every decision you make, you are cutting off branches from a...
  • Anonymity
    19 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 1 2
    At the heart of anonymity is the separation of identity from an action or expression. Being anonymous can help you avoid persecution, typecasting and start headless political and social movements. Unf...
  • How to build a successful dating app
    11 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    “According to Greek mythology, humans were originally created with four arms, four legs and a head with two faces. Fearing their power, Zeus split them into two separate parts, condemning them to spen...
  • Inner world, outer world
    09 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    How much of one’s inner state is projected onto the outside world? Technology is being created to detect our identity, personality, mood, demographic, sexuality, beliefs, attachment style, and many ot...
  • Stories told
    07 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    As I venture towards the void, I notice the footprints in the sand, the ripples and hills mirroring sound waves, the plant life stretching outwards. The years of history encoded in the tree’s, the sto...
  • The passenger
    05 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 4 2
    All it takes is an instant for everything to change. From a fatal accident to the serendipity of meeting a life partner or friend and changing the entire course of your life and the lives of those aro...
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