Re: Information

From: Wade T.Smith (
Date: Wed May 02 2001 - 15:38:18 BST

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    On 05/02/01 10:05, Robin Faichney said this-

    >>It's not information, to me, until someone can use it.
    >Isn't the information in every physical thing just waiting to be used?

    I'm not, at the moment, wanting to make that semantic gap irrelevant.

    Information about something is hardly relevant _until_ it _can_ be used,
    and for all purposes and intent, has no existence until it _is_ used.

    >it is our attempt to minimise these differences that
    >generates the laws of physics

    I have not seen one law of physics that we have generated.

    >I'm not making this up, you know! :-)

    If someone does generate laws of physics, they are making them up.

    - Wade

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