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Functional structures that connect and/or organize media, that can be arranged with arbitrary depth, nesting and recursion.
The quality of systems which are both flexible enough to express the complexity and nuance of human thought and which have features that lend themselves to the shape of our cognition. (Ide, as in idea, iso as in equal to, morph as in shape.)
Media that is ideisomorphic.
Dialogue with oneself, auto as in self and logue as in dialogue (from the Greek logos, meaning speech). This is not a true coinage in that it is referenced on Wordnik but I haven't seen it referenced formally. Interestingly, it is in normal usage, but refering to a blood or other transfusion to oneself.
Like an anti-pattern or coode smell as in programming, but for philosophy. philosophical anti-patterns are not bugs/don't break the program; rather, they show design weaknesses that may slow development or increase the risk of bugs in the future.
Something comfortingly reciprocal/balanced, often but not always in the form: "be convervative in x and liberal in y" e.g. "Be conservative in your breaking, be liberal in your stopping distance." e.g. "Be conservative in your use of language, be liberal in your reading and acceptance of new terms."
The quality of things that are becoming less interoperable. People often bemoan polarization of political groups, when sometimes polarization can be quite interesting; what is really dangerous is the inability of the groups to engage in discourse.
A computer network that can or is intended to work on any scale, as opposed to a local network, for example. This is distinct from the Internet, which is one type of CNAS, i.e. it is not just a network of networks, but one that has a particular configutarion and runs on specific technology (TCP/IP). CNAS is the generalization of such an arbitrarily-scalable network.
The technology of communication should:
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