The ZOZ

"You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something,
build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete." -- R. Buckminster Fuller

Please read this in order. I introduce many new words and ideas. If you skip around, you will not understand!

Overview: The big picture *

ZOZ objects can sense, act, and communicate

   1.  ZOZ definitions
   2.  ZOZ objects can be made of ZOZ objects.
   3.  ZOZ objects can act independently
   4.  ZOZ objects can be ubiquitous
   5.  ZOZ objects can communicate locally
   6.  ZOZ objects communicate securely

ZOZ objects can compute

   1.  Introduction to computation
   2.  Simple syntax
   3.  Arithmetic
   4.  Duplicate objects *
   5.  Memory *
   6.  Sequences and the ZOZ executor *
   7.  ZOZ computations happen everywhere, and all the time *
   8.  Goto and goto-if *
   9.  Summary of computation *

ZOZ objects can be put on chips

   1.  The WIZ

Appendix *

* indicates this chapter has been significantly updated in the last 30 days.