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I'm the Philosopher until someone hands me a burrito.
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thebittersea
3675 days ago
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WorldMaker
3717 days ago
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I'm the Nihilist until someone hands me a burrito. This single comic explains so much about my experience with Derbycon this year in such a succinct way.
Louisville, Kentucky
emdot
3715 days ago
Me too.
ahmetasabanci
3717 days ago
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I'm working on augmented reality in philosophy and new perceptions of reality and information in our times. I've just started writing and I guess it'll be finished spring 2014. But sadly I'm living in Turkey and have to write in Turkish. I'm going to translate but it's hard to finish translation before summer 2014. I'll be happy to talk with you.
─░stanbul
denubis
3717 days ago
Oooh. That sounds *fascinating*. I'd love to follow along with google translate. Definitly take a look at Voss' work as well. I'm an acacdemic here in Sydney, so I'm happy to chat about ideas. @denubisX on twitter
ahmetasabanci
3717 days ago
Thanks. I'm going to check Voss' work too. I followed you on twitter (@ahmetasabanci).
Dadster
3717 days ago
Wow, I'm in Ahmet!
jhamill
3717 days ago
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Now I want a burrito instead of this pizza.
California
sjk
3719 days ago
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Of the six, I'm closest to "The Nihilist".
Florida
jth
3719 days ago
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I hold all six opinions, but the order in which they take precedence varies based on my proximity to burritos and government buildings.
Saint Paul, MN, USA
ktgeek
3720 days ago
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Enjoy your burrito!
Bartlett, IL
Sunira
3720 days ago
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I'm two of these people. haha.
Atlanta, GA
emdeesee
3721 days ago
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I know all of these people, and I am three of them.
Sherman, TX
jtgrimes
3721 days ago
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I feel most people aren't represented here. "I don't care - I have nothing to hide. Wait - the NSA knows what porn I watch? WHAT ABOUT MY RIGHTS!!!!"
Oakland, CA
satadru
3721 days ago
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<3
New York, NY
Michdevilish
3721 days ago
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ah, the disambiguous sage:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Salvia_divinorum_-_Herba_de_Maria.jpg
Canada
toddgrotenhuis
3721 days ago
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Yup.
Indianapolis
adamgurri
3721 days ago
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This is perfect. Perfect.
New York, NY
blackd
3721 days ago
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6 times is too low mine data is encrypted 18 times
denubis
3721 days ago
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I really want to share my thesis, since it's *all about* the philosophy of data. ... Anyone want a link?
adpaolucci
3721 days ago
Link me bro. (EDIT: Thanks man! Now I got something to read.)
denubis
3721 days ago
Large 400 odd page thesis PDF: http://www.mendeley.com/download/public/2110651/4867189482/58d704a31071163071cb0a391f17ad202fe958ff/dl.pdf Conference paper summary: http://www.mendeley.com/download/public/2110651/5688165404/4b4793054bcb94246d7537eeadf1fde11519d430/dl.pdf
HybridAU
3721 days ago
Thanks
adamgurri
3721 days ago
Nice! Downloaded.
ddmf
3721 days ago
thanks!
zippy72
3720 days ago
Gonna read this. Looks fascinating! Thanks!
skoobahdiver
3719 days ago
So I have to ask... Given that this paper is a survey of common usage of the concept of data, are you taking a pragmatist approach to the reality of what data is? To me, it seems that the colloquial usages of the concept of "data" is only relevant once the metaphysical concept of "data" is fully established. Honestly, my philosophy studies haven't taken me into this route yet, so I am not certain that this concept is ill defined at this time.
denubis
3719 days ago
@skoobahdiver Depends on what hat I'm wearing. This is mainly a question of "how do we deal with people saying the word 'data' " Basically, one of the major IT problems is that we think we know what the word data means when it comes out of our clients/requirementGenerator's mouths. This understanding is a *real* problem, since it often doesn't tend to match up. Also, as a pragmatist, there's no platonic form of data. There is only how we define it in the nested Baudrilliardian simulacra we live in.
ahmetasabanci
3717 days ago
I'm preparing a graduation thesis about a close topic too and this looks pretty good, downloaded. Thanks!
denubis
3717 days ago
Cool. I'd love to comment/read/whatever. Link or share it? Also, you may be interested in what Jacob Voss has done for his Ph.D. (It's in a similar vein.) What's your specific topic?
traggett
3721 days ago
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Alt text: "I'm the Philosopher until someone hands me a burrito"
Hong Kong
gmuslera
3721 days ago
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The privacy is just the tip of the iceberg. There is a buiding in Utah where the NSA is doing the entire iceberg. I don't know how they got it there.
montevideo, uy
adam_w
3721 days ago
That explains why it's so cold here in Utah.

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