Before I could have imagined what was to come in the following months, I had what would become my final vacation before the pandemic — a short road trip with my friend Derek. I arrived at his parents’ home in Paris, Ontario to find Derek making his final preparations before…


Distributed ledger, across space and time

Knowing of technology is one thing. Understanding its implications is another. It’s a challenge to develop a holistic view of technology, what with its interconnected parts. This article is by no means a comprehensive view of the technological landscape, but rather a collection ideas with some societal context.

Neuralink achieved…


Atop my father’s dresser was a fat wad of Canadian Tire money, and as a very young boy, I learned to steal on behalf of a school bully. Seth enjoyed receiving his payment on the playground, which I so stupidly provided, more than a few times. There was little value…


Owning a car symbolizes adulthood, social status, independence and professional accomplishment. Society grants car owners a sense of autonomy, power, and control over time, distance and space. Road trips behind the wheel allow drivers to make their own discoveries and decisions, and car ownership gives people something to be proud…

Patrick Tu

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