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GM Patents the Blockchain Solution for Driverless Cars

The patent describes a data storage system in a distributed registry for the autonomous car. All data can be available to all users of the network via the blockchain
GM Patents the Blockchain Solution for Driverless Cars

The American automobile giant General Motors (GM) apparently sees the blockchain platform as the basis for the data management system of futuristic autonomous cars.

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office published the company's patent application, which describes the data storage system in a distributed registry for the autonomous car. GM's subsidiary GM Global Technology Operations LLC notes in its document that all data relating to such vehicles can be available to all users of the network through the blockchain.

The company believes that one of the most notable areas for the use of blockchain will be navigation and geolocation. It is desirable to provide information about the location and density of vehicles in an online blockchain ledger for the operational exchange of information between vehicles for joint movement along the route, the developers note.

Another example of using this technology is data exchange between different independent platforms. The blockchain-based network can be combined servers of municipalities, local authorities and public facilities such as airports, which will share information about the validity of work permits and licenses. If the vehicle is registered, information about it can be transferred to the blockchain managed by the relevant authority.

Linking to this payment service system will allow cars to maintain a balance to cover costs related to tolls, parking, and other paid services.

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In March, the automobile giant announced it will begin producing its driverless car next year.

According to experts, self-driving cars will use the Decentralized Autonomous Vehicles Foundation (DAV) network. Using the peer-to-peer system, vehicle owners could pay other contractors for various services and will have access to an extensive infrastructure for information exchange. DAV makes the foundation for a decentralized transport infrastructure with services for all road users: consumers, businesses, software developers, hardware manufacturers, service providers, insurers and regulators.

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From Homo sapiens to Homo cosmicam: the stages of a great journey

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What does a man need space for when he is not given eternity? - Salvador Dali asked sorrowfully. I'll try to console the classics: it is quite likely that it will be eternity that will be the result of a large space expedition of mankind. And this will be the process of settling the universe, long and extremely fascinating.

In my opinion, the key concept for understanding this process is autonomy. It is up to autonomy to determine this in the first place, according to which canons the relationships within the space settlements and between them will be built, how links with Earth will change. How, in the end, the very human essence will change.

A lot of analysis, a little imagination- as a result, these were the consequences.

Stage 1. Low autonomy

From this stage, we are separated by a maximum of several decades. It will begin together with the creation of orbital stations with artificial gravity and inhabited bases on the Moon and Mars. Three factors will play a key role in the formation of the system of public relations of the first non-Terrans.

First, in the initial stages, assembly of modules, installation and testing of equipment happens,  the living conditions of the settlers will be Spartan, the risks high and responsibility beyond the bounds. Accordingly, internal relations in the team will have to be built on the basis of a rigid vertical power: the station said NADO, the astronaut replied that it exists. Later, when life is adjusted, and security is ensured, there will be a smooth rollback to democratic values.

Secondly, at first cosmic settlements will be completely dependent on the earth. They can not survive and develop without regular supplies of resources and mechanisms, without the import of new knowledge and technology. Therefore, strict control and management of processes from the terrestrial control center will initially be taken for granted.

Third, with a high degree of probability, the first permanently inhabited bases will be created on the principle of "one state - one station." De facto, they will become space enclaves of the terrestrial powers: in the territory of Martian New Beijing or the lunar New Moscow, the systems of values, laws and social relations adopted in the metropolitan areas will operate.

Stage 2. Average autonomy

Self-sufficient inhabited settlements are created on all suitable for life planets of the Solar system. Landing expeditions are prepared beyond its limits. Technologies of construction of space cities have been worked out and widely available. On the planetary and orbital bases, the first generations of settlers born outside the Earth grew up.

There are non-state space cities, founded not by terrestrial governments, but by groups of like-minded people. Their participants determine the rules of the social system together, which the society will adhere to. Prototypes of such communities already exist: for example, the cosmic state of Asgardia or the concept of the orbital city "Ether.”

The connection with the Earth is still maintained, but the dependence of settlements on alma mater (translated from Latin- the nursing mother) is falling rapidly. From the center of human civilization the blue planet turns into its ordinary stronghold. Formerly established bases gradually abandon the status of terrestrial enclaves and move on to become self-government.

Diplomatic and economic ties are established between the space cities. The exchange of information and technologies, as a rule, takes place on a mutually beneficial basis, but increasingly on a non-reimbursable basis. Cultural integration is growing: today is the tour of the composite orchestra of Phobos and Demos on Jupiter, tomorrow is the week of the Martian ballet in the asteroid belt.

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Stage 3. High autonomy

Mankind has finally transcended the solar system and is actively developing planets that revolve around the nearest stars. People still remember that the Earth is their ancestral home, but they perceive it as an ordinary historical fact. This is how we treat Mesopotamia today, which is considered the cradle of the earthly civilization: yeah, so what?

The centers of public life are self-sufficient city-states scattered around the most suitable for life planets.

Around such cosmopolises an infrastructure is created from planets-farms, planets-mines and planets-workshops, functioning without human participation. The most likely form of social organization of such entities is a direct social contract regulating what is possible and what is not possible within each particular policy. Now the state is not a regulator, but a set of service functions that are almost completely automated.

It is impossible to deny the possibility of manifesting the remnants of the past. For example, the emergence of a military dictatorship aimed at forcibly seizing neighbors and creating an empire ruled from a single center. Or the formation of a hoard of cosmic nomads living at the expense of raids on prosperous planets. Particularly zealous futurists predict the probability of even slave-owning cosmosocieties. Which, in my opinion, completely no longer makes sense: to whom and why are slaves needed when all production processes are automated and robotic? Unless only in a harem…

Stage 4. Very high autonomy

At last, everything was accomplished, this is what modern science fictionists only dream in their wildest dreams.

The principles of movement in space are opened, allowing to move between the stellar systems with minimum energy for a few days/hours/minutes. Intergalactic spaceships for a man of a new era is the same as a car for us.

Compact generators have been created, which allow producing any volumes of energy from nothing.

In everyday life included the distant descendants of a 3D printer, allowing you to change the properties of matter and create anything from anything. For example, convert stellar dust to spare parts for a star. Or in works of art. Or pies with jam.

Humans are now completely self-sufficient units. Collective activity ceases to be a necessity, society loses the basic unifying functions. Nobody controls anyone, nobody obeys anyone.

People settle in the Universe individually, families or small groups "on interests." The possible options are:

● "private household": one person - one planet,

● "cobbled cottages": several people populate the planetary system and maintain good-neighborly relations,

● "communal": one planet is divided into residential areas between several tenants.

Autonomous resettlement does not mean that people will completely abandon communication with their own kind. Certainly, they will support communication through social networks of the next generation on an ecumenical scale. And on a conditional weekend fly from neighboring systems to a particularly picturesque asteroid to have a barbecue, drink beer and exchange news. And, of course, gossip: for example about how the Ivanovs from the XQ4981 system flooded the planet, and now, as plumbers drain the oceans, they moved to a summer cottage on an artificial satellite.

Stage 5. Absolute autonomy

In the famous "Monday starts on Saturday" Strugatsky characterized man as an intermediate link necessary for nature to create the crown of creation: a glass of cognac with a slice of lemon. All jokes aside, the principle is absolutely correct. Sooner or later the little man as a biological species will reach its limits, and something new will come to replace it. Crown of creation. Superman.

Homo cosmicam from the conditioned cocoon, inextricably linked with the material shell, will turn into a butterfly- a disembodied energy essence. Konstantin Tsiolkovsky called this energy radiant and the new community- radiant humanity.

Objects and technologies are no longer needed- all the necessary super-people are directly drawn from the surrounding world. Life expectancy is eternal. Moving to any point in the universe is instantaneous. Communication- at any distance. The remaining possibilities of energy entities can only be guessed. As well as the forms of their social order, if this can still be preserved.

It's a pity that you will not have to live beautiful at this time, neither to me nor to you.

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The Skynet Funding Bill is passed. The system goes online Aug. 4th, 1997. Human decisions are removed from strategic defense. Skynet begins to learn at a geometric rate. It becomes self-aware at 2:14 a.m. Eastern time, Aug. 29th. In a panic, they try to pull the plug. -The Terminator (1984)

Hanson Robots, known for Sofia the robot, is the creator of SingularityNET. If the above quote is anything like the AI SingularityNET is developing, then there could be the reason to be very afraid.

SingularityNET is building a decentralized marketplace for AI services. SingularityNET lets anyone create, share, and monetize AI services at scale. It's a full-stack AI solution powered by a decentralized protocol.

While anyone can launch and monetize AI services using the SingularityNET platform, the company has an internal team of more than 50 researchers, who will seed the network with an initial batch of services such as: network services, social media analytics, biomedical data analytics, GHOST-powered chatbots, social robotics and DNN model training and neuroevolution, among others.

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When the machines rise, money will become worthless

In 24 hours, well it was really only 60 seconds, SingularityNET raised $32.8 mln from token sales on Dec 22.

The token entered the market on $0.53 and shot up to a high of $1.53 in a matter of days, but then fell down to $0.67 only two weeks later at the beginning of February. Currently, at the time of writing, the price of one token is down to $0.09.

With all this great potential of decentralized AI, why is the price so low? The token, known as AGI is a utility token and not an equity or investment token. Furthermore, the market has been in a major slump for much of 2018, explaining the low price. The token debuted when the crypto market was at its highest and hottest peak, now the markets have been in a corrective phase.

Team

Ben Goertzel- CEO and Chief Scientist

Goertzel is also the chief scientist of financial prediction firm Aidyia Holdings and robotics firm Hanson Robotics; chairman of AI software company Novamente LLC, a privately held software company, Goertzel’s list of employment is long and he indeed has much experience in the fields of math, robotics, AI and quantitative systems.

Cassio Pennachin- Chief AI Officer

Pennachin has more than 20 years experience in AI, having led several firms in AI such as Novamente LLC, and Aidyia Limited among others.

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The Future is unclear for both humankind and SingularityNET

SingularityNET brings together important technologies that will most likely lead the tech industry for the next decade. The ability to quickly and easily purchase AI algorithms is going to be a significantly powerful market in the upcoming future.

The biggest concern with this platform is the unforeseen consequences of decentralizing and democratizing the power of AI for whatever purpose the user intends.

There is a real danger that could occur from having an anonymous market of people purchasing very powerful AI services. AI could be considered the next nuclear arms race due to the fact that the technology can literally do anything its programmed for or whatever it can devise on its own.

That being said, the ultimate goal of SingularityNET is to create an AI that physically interacts with humans through hardware, i.e. robots, androids and others. There could also be a series of dangerous consequences if this idea actually becomes successful and reaches its mission.

While the token prices tanked, it is a utility token, the company has much potential, it has in conjunction with Hanson Robots produced a true android and aspires to do much, much more. However, while it may seem like tinkering with AI now, it could really turn out to be something far dire and harmful to mankind.  

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Artificial intelligence is nothing new in the world of finance, since traders have been using traditional algorithms for decades. However, the new generation of AI technologies, which is currently entering the field of cryptocurrency marketplaces, may be a truly revolutionizing solution for traders who constantly have to deal with rife market manipulations.

Let’s find out how widespread the adoption of AI in the crypto space is and what benefits it gives to crypto holders.

Actives’ analysis

One of the most effective ways to predict the future value of assets is to make forecasts with the help of AI technologies.

There have been several platforms like Augur and NeuroBot that utilize AI-powered tools in order to analyze crypto assets and come up with near-precise price predictions that are based on crypto exchange rates.

AI-driven services come out as a low-cost solution for investment portfolio management problems. Such tools are able to functions 24/7 and are less prone to mistakes than humans are.

Conducting AI analysis of a specific cryptocurrency is crucially important to determine whether there is a positive/negative outlook and how successful a potential investment can be.    

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Trading

Artificial intelligence has been widely utilized in cryptocurrency trading which is usually a no-go zone for inexperienced traders due to a high market volatility. However, AI poses as a game changer, since it is able to remove a human factor and instantaneously determine possible risks before you even manage to place your order.

An AI-based Chinese crypto exchange Bibox already has more than 50,000 daily active traders. Because of AI-enhancement, traders are able to use unique tools for market analysis and forecasting.  

While there is always a room for ambitious investors who are able to go all-in, AI allows to significantly reduce the risk of losing money to almost non-existent by making almost 100 percent precise predictions. For beginners, this is a wonderful tool for in-depth market analysis that helps to make wise investment decisions without extensive knowledge in finance.

However, there is a lingering question– what’s the point of being a trader if AI tools are so powerful?  In fact, a human always stands behind artificial intelligence by designing specific algorithms that can either lead to big gains or tremendous losses.

Another issue with AI-powered crypto trading is that it requires huge processing power for precise results that no ordinary person can afford which places traders in an unequal position. Therefore, one can make a conclusion that AI technologies are more beneficial for big companies.

Community mood

There is already an algorithmic crypto-asset manager named NapoleonX that helps to gather data about the market mood (including their emotional state of investors, their sentiment and opinions). Understanding the community mood can help to identify behavioral patterns that are typical for the crypto space.

Similarly to the dot-com craze in the late 90s, crypto speculations are prevalent as the market still remains in the stage of its inception. A study shows that the crypto community is rather guided by emotions and mood than different economic data. Sentiment analysis that can be conducted with the help of artificial intelligence can be a game-changer in this industry where everyone strives to find out who will be modern day’s Google in the cryptocurrency world.

Free AI bots allow users to review market sentiment, emotions, opinions for Bitcoin and Ethereum, the two biggest cryptocurrencies on the market.

While sentiment can only range from positive to negative, there are different kinds of emotions included, such as excitement, fear, sadness, surprise and anger. You are also able to choose between social sources and media sources which may impose a different effect on a trader’s emotions.

Data related to sentiment and emotions is useful for predicting how the volatile the market will be in the future: highly positive sentiment, for example, may be a sign that you are dealing with a market bubble that is about to burst. When it comes to opinions, there are only two options for crypto bulls and crypto bears.

Also, check Matrix AI

Matrix AI (MAN) is considered to be a groundbreaking China-based blockchain platform that conveniently utilizes AI technologies for security enhancement by means of automated auditing and self-optimization.

The network offers as many as 50,000 transactions per second and, on top of that, its TPS rate is expected to increase up to one mln in the future.

Another important feature that may potentially lead to Matrix’s mainstream adoption is the ability to create smart contracts in your native tongue which makes them more accessible for anyone and eliminates the need to learn programming languages in order to use the blockchain technology (only 20 mln out seven bln people have extensive programming skills).

With Matrix, English, Chinese or any other language will be converted into programming one with the help of a code generator.

Although, Matrix AI currently sits at a very humble price of only $0.37, there are plenty of predictions that such a revolutionizing technology won’t go unnoticed and could become the next 1,000 percent ICO. Some really serious developers stand behind this project (including former Google and Microsoft employees). You can find more information about their impressive team on Matrix’s official website.

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Hiring AI devs

KickCoin (KICK), which currently makes into the top 150 coins by market cap, is also stepping up its AI game by expanding the team of developers. This Blockchain-based platform was specifically designed for organizing fundraising events (ICO, pre-ICO and so). KICK’s price is a bit underwhelming ($0.104, but performance indicators are showing an ongoing positive trend as crypto crowdfunding becomes more popular. With further utilization of artificial intelligence, KickCoin may significantly improve its positions.     

The new project named U.Community is still in the early stage of development, but it is a very ambitious endeavor, since they want to come up with a multifunctional platform that will a cryptocurrency exchange along with AI-powered instruments for market analysis. You can also see the list of other Blockchain projects that utilize artificial intelligence here.

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Chinese group buying website Meituan is going to launch its first full scene AI product “Better-Box” to serve customers by the end of this month.

The new product combines AI, Cloud Big Data, machine vision and 3D photographic projection technologies to provide virtual characters to serve users. The name came from Meituan’s “eat better live better” business mission.  

What “B-BOX” looks like?

B-Box is shaped like a cube, with an AR optical see-through projector on the top. Also, there is a 10mm-AI-chip inside called M1000 to support its operation, apart from that we cannot see other holes outside the box.

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One-to-One Service: improve user’s shopping experience

Recently most merchants are paying more attention to consumer’s consumption experience to win profits. The launching of B-Box aims at helping customers make a better choice.

“If you open Meituan’s mobile app, you can talk to the 3D virtual character,” said Renjie Yu, Meituan’s AI technician. “B-Box uses Cloud Computing technology to analysis consumers’ shopping preference, that’s why you can talk to the virtual person in the real time.”

The product will be widely used in all entertainment places such as karaoke, restaurants, bars and hotels. Besides that, B-Box can also help vulnerable populations such as speech handicapped people to better communicate with Uber drivers.

Talking to a 3D virtual character, Photo via China Scitechnology Business
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“I am really surprised at their AR Magic Sensor system,” said Siyu Wang, a Meituan user who studies in Shanghai. “ I don’t like making choices; I prefer someone recommend dishes for me especially cater to my taste, that makes me special.”

B-Box not only provides customers better service but also helps merchants know their customers and find solutions to the existing consumer market. As one of the largest retail platforms in China, there are two million merchants registered on Meituan, the company said B-Box is the start of applying AI to customized service.

Now the product is going into the production process and will be put into use on the Meituan platform on April 31.

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Aliya Prokofieva is founder of the international space company “Galaktika,” space exploration visionary and active public speaker. She writes for U.Today on the cutting edge tech and disruptive projects that may change the life of billions of people.

This summer in the capital of Austria, a remarkable event took place. In the warm and friendly atmosphere, the inauguration of the first head of the new state in space named Asgardia was held. The main visionary of the project, Russian scientist and businessman Igor Ashurbeyli, who founded the International Aerospace Research Center in Vienna, has become the modern reincarnation of Odin.

By Aug.10, 2018, citizenship of Asgardia has been given to 250,032 men and women (an impressive 25 percent growth for just a month). In terms of population, now the country comes as the 171st globally.

While the state exists exclusively on paper, in the future it plans to acquire its own territory, creating orbital stations and bases on other planets.

The priorities of the new world power: the peaceful development of outer space, open access to progress for all inhabitants of the Earth, and the construction of a system to protect our planet from threats from the outside.

Who needs it and why?

According to the founders of Asgardia, they are guided by the desire to gather the best minds of mankind within the framework of the state, and to help those best minds to go beyond the reach of earthly military powers and political conflicts.

The key question facing Asgardians: what to do with the territory, without which the modern state is nothing more than a fiction. There are no free land areas on Earth. Artificial islands and underwater cities in the world's oceans are not considered as an alternative- they are not only expensive but also prone to conflicts. What is left is outer space.

The choice of the founders of the new state was to create permanent settlements in space, equipped with artificial gravity and protection from all sorts of cosmic threats that will allow the human race to continue beyond its native planet and will open the door to further human settlement in outer space.

Despite the apparent utopian nature of the project, the very fact of the emergence of Asgardia shows the availability of demand for new forms of government, different from the traditional. Deep thinking people are actively looking for an opportunity to get out of state control (a vivid example is the rapid growth in the popularity of cryptocurrency).

Total reconstruction of existing systems and the creation of new entities are inevitable if we want to reduce the heat and, in the long term, completely get rid of interstate, interethnic, interreligious conflicts, without which it is difficult to imagine the modern world. To help us, we need scientific and technological progress, which will provide more opportunities for such restructuring.

Starting from this, let's try to figure out which socio-political formations will replace the existing ones in the foreseeable future.

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The triumph of reason

The idea of noocracy, a state system based on the priority of the intellect, has been undergoing a theoretical break-in for several centuries. The first brick in its foundation was laid by Plato who introduced the concept of "aristocracy of the wise." In his opinion, "until the philosophers rule the states, those latter cannot get rid of the evil."

The idea caught on: it was picked up not only by visionaries (in particular, Konstantin Tsiolkovsky and Vladimir Vernadsky, who defined noocracy as a social device based on the triumph of human reason), but also the pillars of science fiction- the writers Herbert Wells and Stanislaw Lem.

The principles of building such a state system are at first glance simple and logical. People nominate representatives from their ranks with outstanding abilities, from which the ruling class is formed. The intellectual elite, having received all the power, radically accelerates scientific and technical and social progress, turning the state entrusted to it into a single territory of advanced development. Everyone is pleased, everyone is happy.

But this is only at first glance. There are weak points and blind spots in this theory of the new world order. The theory skips the notion that "smart" and "good" are by no means synonymous. Despite the attractiveness of the Russian poet Alexander Pushkin's axiom that the genius and villainy are incompatible, all history of mankind has repeatedly proved the opposite. In addition, if the level of intellectual development could be defined quite accurately (IQ tests to help you), then the moral qualities of the individual do not lend themselves to such simple identification. Therefore, making a bet solely on the intellect, mankind risks hanging on the thread of rulers albeit brilliant, but immoral and unprincipled.

IQ test for the rulers is not at all necessary. The main and most important thing is that a ruler should be a good person.

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The machine of the state

Cyberocracy is another probable path to the development of civilization, a natural continuation of the stage of the information society that we are going through today. The determining factors in the formation of such a system of government are the speed of information dissemination and its general availability.

At the first stage, there is a system of data collection, sorting and redirection operating on a national scale. Any signal received in it in real time is sent to that subsystem of the state machine, which must respond to it. At the heart of it is the principle of the cellular autoresponder operation, built in the core.

To call the doctor, press "1.” To report a gas leak, press "2.” To tell the government everything that you think about it, press "0" and wait.

At the second stage of the development of the cyberocratic society is the participation of a person in management activities being minimized or eliminated altogether. A universal system of algorithms is created, which provides an adequate response to any request received in it. Would you like to get married? Type the word "wedding,” wait for the answer, confirm your decision with a one-time password. Done: Citizen X and citizen Y are declared husband and wife. From the loudspeakers of the iPhone 18 Mendelssohn's march flows, a bottle of chilled champagne appears in the receiving chamber of the delivery system. May you live happily ever after.

The advantages of such a system are more than enough. It is absolutely transparent and predictable. Any problem is solved in real time. By eliminating the human factor from the control system, the bureaucracy ceases to exist as a class.

As for the disadvantages, paradoxically, the same absence of the human factor applies. Algorithms are impartial: they can not "get into position," they do not know the concepts of "compassion" and "empathy." Maybe it's right, but somehow it's not human.

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Artificial intelligence superiority

The highest form of dehumanization of the administrative apparatus is the autocracy of artificial intelligence. By this bug, anti-utopians scare humanity for more than a decade, and we must admit that it is not without reason.

One of the key characteristics of artificial intelligence is the ability to improve oneself. In the same lies the main danger: by giving AI such an opportunity, humanity as a matter of fact voluntarily renounces control over it. A self-improving system sooner or later will find how to circumvent or destroy any restrictions and protective mechanisms and begin to dispose of the destinies of civilization exclusively at its own discretion.

All that is next is from the field of assumptions. Perhaps artificial intelligence will refuse to usurp power and will be satisfied with the role of an ancillary worker. It is possible that having achieved absolute superiority over the human mind, it will find a fundamentally new way of development of terrestrial civilization and lead us through it into the world of total prosperity. And maybe AI will find the human race a nuisance to the system of the universe with all the consequences...

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The taste and color

Another utopian, but very curious concept of the future world order is the formation of a multisystem of virtual states that are not tied to a particular territory. Any person, regardless of place of residence, is provided with an assortment minimum of several sets of rights and duties. Among them, one chooses the one that most closely matches his personal value system.

One of the advantages of such a system is the freedom of choice, which no other public order gives. The shortcoming is this: the voluntary choice of citizenship implies the possibility of its still voluntary change. So many will move from camp to the camp, guided by momentary reasons. For instance, the material benefit: as long as I have a low salary, I will be a citizen of the State X. As soon as I grow up, I will move to the state Y: over there, I’m told, taxes are lower. A particularly exalted person can begin to change their nationality almost every day, depending on their mood or to match its flag with the color of their dress. Such "freedom" disavows the very idea of statehood: a penny of citizenship, which can be changed at the drop of a hat.

Another situation. Imagine a family where the grandmother is a constitutional monarchy, the father and mother are convinced techno-democrats, and the younger generation are citizens of the commune of anarchists. This explosive mixture will almost certainly lead to inter-state conflicts within a single family! Not far from military operations with the use of hybrid ammunition (breaking dishes) and torture of prisoners of war (flogging). No matter which way you look at it, how the Geneva Convention should be amended?

Let's sum up. The basic law of dialectics asserts that form and content are essentially the ones. Consequently, behind the fundamental shifts that are taking place today in the content of social relations, the rapid development of new forms of organization corresponding to the changing realities will inevitably follow. We need more states good and different!

And Asgardia is only the first swallow. Or is it the Valkyrie?

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