The Mimix Company
Recipes for Research
In this presentation, we’ll explore the idea of looking at the creation of text narratives as a programming process and describe the activities of creating, editing, verifying, and disseminating written documents in algorithmic form.
An Intro to Mimix
Mimix is an invention that will transform how we work, how we study, and how we share information. AI is everywhere, but it isn’t much help in finding and connecting facts in documents. Our vision is to transform research and word processing.
Getting to Xanadu
Ted Nelson’s Xanadu is one of the most important and most maligned ideas in computer history. Why has it held such sway after more than 50 years? Is Xanadu so difficult to achieve that no one call pull it off, or are there other factors?
Everything Old Isn’t New Again (Yet)
I’m pretty sure I was born a geek. I’ve always been interested in the latest technology, forever holding out hope that tomorrow’s inventions would make the world better than it is today. At the very least, maybe technology could one day make using technology itself easier. Alas, that has not been the case.
The Mimix Logo
I love designing logos for other people, but I usually hate doing it for myself. In the case of the Mimix logo, there were three immediate inspirations. I wanted the logo to have a sixties or historic feel because the ideas behind Mimix came from that era, and so did I.