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The Research Omphalos

The Research Omphalos

A personal and sketchy kind of talk with weird slides that probably won't make much sense out of context, about my journey in learning and what I'd like to see for the future.

Michael Bernstein

April 17, 2014
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  1. Friday, April 18, 14
    - Thanks for having me, to the Kitchen Table Coders people
    - Brooklyn!
    - New style for slides

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  2. Friday, April 18, 14
    - Not with anything in particular, just in general

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  3. Friday, April 18, 14
    - Omphalos stones were said to enable direct contact with the gods
    - Oracle at delphi
    - The spot was determined by Zeus when he sought to find the center of Gaia. He sent two
    eagles flying from the eastern and western extremities, and the path of the eagles crossed
    over Delphi where the omphalos, or navel, of Gaia was found.

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  4. Friday, April 18, 14
    - A crude drawing of an Omphalos stone

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  5. Friday, April 18, 14
    - A bowtie and an eyepatch to symbolize Joyce

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  6. Friday, April 18, 14
    - My omphalos

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  7. Friday, April 18, 14
    - A chart

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  8. Friday, April 18, 14
    - And immediately, some questions

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  9. Friday, April 18, 14
    - A little bit more about my journey, and some books

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  10. Friday, April 18, 14
    - My personal experience

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  11. Friday, April 18, 14
    - An attempt to place things in relation with each other

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  12. Friday, April 18, 14
    - We can validate consumption through active thought
    - We can validate practice through contributions
    - We can validate research through advancements

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  13. Friday, April 18, 14
    - A quick portrait of the inside of my brain

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  14. Friday, April 18, 14
    - In the end, I’m obsessed with the interface

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  17. Friday, April 18, 14
    - A reminder that
    - In the history of computing
    - And even further back in the history of PLs

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  18. Friday, April 18, 14
    - Get in touch!

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