I continue to use the clickable image below, though it dates from a time when I naively ignored the dangers of Social Technology.
Like all truly advanced technology, these solutions to social problems will involve a lot of math, but must not require users to have special knowledge or skills. Programmers are invited to help with the development of open source libraries for applied social mathematics.
Non-technical accounts of all these topics as well as accessible accounts of the underlying math are on the front pages of a network of associated websites.
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Monthly Archives: May 2010
I feel that I have failed. I got a message today from someone who thought I was talking about how somelike himself could find a good interpersonal relationship, a friend or spouse, and didn’t see why I made the actually … Continue reading →
In the previous message but one, I said that there would be three important principles enunciated. In the last message I argued that people who have low error-covariance with respect to each other are also likely to be compatible with … Continue reading →
This is a brief discussion of the reason why people who have a low level of error-covariance over a broad range of questions will also be compatible. There are two types of error-covariance which I have discussed. One is that among … Continue reading →
This is really an announcement of other postings to come. I have three things to say, three basic principles, essential for making the software development project work. In each case I think I know something which is at least not … Continue reading →
Posting elsewhere I was reminded of discussions I have had with people who view technology with suspicion. Some of those were horrified to learn that I wrote about social technology linking people in near-perfect relationships. Reminded of the Beatles’ assertion … Continue reading →
Just briefly, I am still trying things out. I remain disatisfied with Drupal and now see similar internal linking problems with Joomla. Some systems are iffy. I am in general impresses with TikiWiki, which has very powerful CMS capabilities as … Continue reading →
(edited to make links clickable) — As explained near the bottom of http://www.SocialTechnology.ca/diagrams.html pool size is all important. The quality of social connections is intimately tied to the number of candidates from which they were chosen. In my novels (all … Continue reading →
Social Software Development This site is for the development of new software. It complements the main Social Technology site. What is Social Technology? Briefly, Social Technology is technology for social uses or technology with a social basis. Facebook is a … Continue reading →