Archive for the ‘Software and Future’ Category

Holes of Infinity

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

The new SF novella to be published this year: Holes of Infinity (ISBN 978-1-908043436). Book description:

The year 1000001. Intergalactic flight is in deep past. Humans switch between holes on manifold computers to navigate through parallel universes. Some universes are fine-tuned for usage as a library storage and others as universal computers. A researcher finds an ancient desktop machine description in one of the universal libraries and builds a working copy.  Fascinated by the ability of ancients to switch between windows to navigate through different views of the same data the researcher discovers a long sought fine-tuning constant that will transform one of universes into a world suitable for colonization. A new era begins…

- Dmitry Vostokov @ + -

Holes Infinity (HI OS)

Saturday, January 12th, 2013

An operating system for inter-universe flight in year 1000001. Simple inter-galactic space flight was already achieved in deep past. Its operating system name was lost.

Disclaimer: Due to so distant future no connection with existing current operating systems is assumed.

- Dmitry Vostokov @ + -

Software as Means of Production

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

The cover of the latest Economist issue arrived today picturing a third industrial revolution prompted me to write about Software as means of production that I was thinking for sometime and even created a Software Generalist Party you are welcome to join. Software generalists are the future driving force of society change and I started working on a work comparable to Marx’s Capital called Software, Volume 1 subtitled as A Critical Analysis of Industrial Production (ISBN: 978-1908043375). It will also include an analysis of new emerging commodities such as memories.

MVC Worldview and The Origin of Economic Order

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

A few weeks ago when I was asked about my opinion whether the current economic crisis will deepen an idea came to me that Cloud Computing is the last Model piece of MVC (Model-View-Controller) where View is Social Media such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, etc. and Controller is Internet itself. With the final piece of the puzzle the World needs new MVC Revolution in order to get back on track.