About Programming Conversations and Conversations About Programming

A major part of our activities have to do with “Not-Knowing”. We are constantly talking with others about “What we don’t Know”. We are speculating and are hoping that others know. Humans are wondering creatures. The situation becomes more complicated when we meet people who are convinced they know but really don’t know. We believe them because they look like “People who know”. They are to be trusted. When we understand what they are talking about we spread the news and in due time many other people “know”. The moment of Truth is when we Apply the Knowledge. Suddenly Everything … Continue reading About Programming Conversations and Conversations About Programming

Why all Organisms are Moving Memories

Rodney Cotterill explains a lot about the structure of very simple bacteria. What he shows is that even bacteria have Emotions. To agree with this we have to agree on a definition of the Emotions. Agreeing about “What an Emotion is” is one of the most complex discussions in Psychology. The discussion is so complex that there is really no discussion possible. The simplest way to solve this discussion is to start with the meaning of the word Emotion. Emotion simply means “Movement“. So an Emotion could be described as “Something that moves us” or “Something that shows to other … Continue reading Why all Organisms are Moving Memories

About The Illusion of Collaboration

I want to focus on the “Programmer in You”. With the “Programmer in You” I mean the capability of the human being to structure, to program his life and his environment. Usually we call this ability Thinking. I hope you agree that a human being has more capabilities like Feeling, Imagining, Sensing and Consciousness. We imagine we can program them into a machine. I want to play in a very small domain. We call this domain a context, an environment or an ecology. To make it very simple we imagine only two human beings. To evolve the context they have … Continue reading About The Illusion of Collaboration