Talk About Collective Intelligence

11 11 2008

Frisky cock of the snook to Chris O’Donnell for flagging this as fascinating —

“This seems like a really clever way of using data that is created unintentionally by the users of Google to see patterns in the world that would otherwise be invisible,” said Thomas W. Malone, a professor at the Sloan School of Management at M.I.T.

“I think we are just scratching the surface of what’s possible with collective intelligence.”

Freethought Solstice Cards Ready for Holidays

11 11 2008

“May the bright light of human reason
illuminate the nights
of your solstice season.”

The North Texas Church of Freethought is proud to offer you a secular alternative for your holiday card needs this year.

Our resident artist Brad Watson contributed a beautiful oil painting for the front image, and you can now purchase these cards from our CafePress site.