That’s what some Silicon Valley professionals are doing to seemingly improve their workplace performance. Wired’s article on the topic is fascinating and a recommended read.
Fascinating piece about a friends drive to create a bot from the digital artefacts of her dead friend. As mentioned in the piece, it’s reminiscent of the 2013 episode of Black Mirror entitled “Be Right Back”, so if you haven’t seen that it’s worth tracking down and watching. It’s hard to know how this type of thing will shape human psyche in future but we’re going to have to tread carefully.
Seek this movie out. No surprise that it’s the most successful movie out of New Zealand bar LOTR. It’s filled with great performances, a sharp script, beautiful scenery and it’s damn funny.
As I’ve mentioned before, I’m a big fan of Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino. This video outlines most of the reasons why. I’ve yet to start watching Atlanta too.