TL;DR: The supposed “Photonic Lightfield Chips” are just waveguides paired with reflective sequential color LCOS displays and LED illumination, the same technology everyone else has been using for years, including Microsoft in their last gen HoloLens. The ML1 is a not a “lightfield projector” or display by any broadly accepted definition, and as a Bi […]

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National reading scores released in November highlight the problem. In Washington, only 35% of fourth graders were reading at or above proficiency, similar to the national average. The numbers were worse for low income students and students of color; only 23% of black students and 23% of Hispanic students hit proficiency targets.. Be very skeptical […]

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The fifth chapter, “The Philosophy of Love,” discusses the combination of Schopenhauerian Pessimism (that the world of phenomena is best understood as meaningless and painful) and Wagner’s idea of the erotic that is the basis of so much of Tristan. Whereas many have responded to this with a smirk, Scruton sees Wagner’s attempt to graft […]

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