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Illicit finance + more stuff

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Illicit finance RUSI put together a great presentation on the nature of illicit finance from the perspective of terrorism and terrorist states including Russia and the People’s Republic of China. The foundations of illicit finance seems to be the offshore financial structures that were build up by the United Kingdom in the post-war period to […]

ChatGPT + more things

Published: (Updated: ) in china | 中國 | 중국 | 中華, consumer behaviour | 消費者行為 | 소비자 행동, economics | 經濟學 | 경제학 | 経済, finance | 은행업, health | 衛生保健 | 보건 의료, hong kong | 香港 | 홍콩 | 香港, ideas | 想法 | 생각 | 考える, innovation | 革新 | 독창성 | 改変, ireland | 愛爾蘭| 아일랜드 | アイルランド, japan |日本 | 일본, legal | 合法的 | 법률학 | 法的, luxury | 奢華 | 사치 | 贅沢, online | 線上 | 온라인으로 | オンライン, security | 保衛 | 정보 보안 | 情報セキュリティー, software | 軟件 | 소프트웨어 | ソフトウェア, web of no web | 無處不在的技術 | 보급 기술 | 普及したテクノロジー, wireless | 無線 |무선 네트워크 | 無線 by .

ChatGPT The buzz in part of our office about Midjourney has subsided to be replaced by buzz about ChatGPT, rather than Christmas. ChatGPT is is a software application used to conduct an on-line chat conversation via text. ChatGPT was considered to be a superior example of a chatbot down to the power of machine learning […]

Carl Schmitt + more stuff

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Carl Schmitt Carl Schmitt was a German jurist, legal theorist and political theorist. The common narrative around him is that he came up with the legal principles that justified most of Nazi Germany’s greatest excesses. His work has also been used to justify the Xi-era legal system in China with legal thinking leaning heavily on […]

Shackleton & more things

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Ernest Shackleton, the Irish explorer and the heroic age of antarctic exploration are evoked in Apple’s ads for its Apple Watch Ultra – a rival to Casio’s G-Shock Master of G range and the Protrek range, Seiko’s similarly named Prospex range and Citizen’s Promaster range of watches. The underlying dialogue uses the text to a […]

AI and creativity

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Why AI and creativity? This post on AI and creativity was inspired by experiments being done at work by a member of our design department. They had been using Midjourney to create images within a minute of receiving an initial set of words as creative prompts. For example we created this surreal image which fits […]