This month’s books, poised
My favorite definition of cyberphysical systems (CPS) comes from the National Science Foundation (2018):
CPS tightly integrate computing devices, actuation and control, networking…
What’s the etymology of the Chinese word for “system”?
Via the fantastic Pleco app
Lately I’ve found myself in a lot of bookstores. Used book stores preferred, but…
Wandering through the highly specialized William Stout Architectural Books in SF’s North…
Running through Dogpatch earlier today, a friend and I paused to wonder about this…
Recommended Lyft conversation
Rough notes in conversation with my morning Lyft driver, Oscar.
A man of many specialties—
I work in underground construction. You know, infrastructure.
Lately I’ve been having conversations with friends around this query: What types of infrastructure do they see around them? What *ought* we think of as infrastructure, that we currently do not?