Author: lispmeister

Programmer. Believes in rough consensus and running code.

Future Distributed Control Systems

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Tweet storm: lispmeister/status/1378226189538582528 I’ve done a lot of thinking about command and control systems lately.The next level of urban combat will revolve around secure p2p protocols, mesh networks with clandestine repeaters, anti-personnel mines that identify you by camera…

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Hakuna Matata, Space Pharaoh!

Falcon Heavy Test Launch

The Funnel We might have another two hundred years, maybe less, to engineer our way out of the mess we created. If we fail on this mission to fix Spaceship Earth we will all die. Nuclear weapons are still…

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Library of Interesting Papers

La Reunion Sunset

I’ve moved to a new home. Here’s a list of interesting books and papers I mentioned on my old blog: “Naming and Synchronization in a Decentralized Computer System” by David P. Reed Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash…

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