Believing in the impossible – Kevin Kelly talk

There’s always something – usually many things – that I find interesting in a talk from Kevin Kelly. In this talk at LinuxCon he is in “thinking big” mode, placing the evolution of technology within the context of human history and the story of the whole planet – his model of the technium, seeing all…… Continue reading Believing in the impossible – Kevin Kelly talk

Where will we the web be in four years

On the day Barack Obama was elected in the 2008, 1.8 million Tweets were posted. In 2012 that many Tweets were posted in the last 8 minutes or so [source]. The change is still unfolding, the revolution continues. We haven’t arrived yet.  Someone said to me yesterday that they didn’t know what their job would…… Continue reading Where will we the web be in four years

The future will be stranger than you think…

Looking back at predictions that seem to have been far of the mark is diverting entertainment. Take these French visualisations of what like would be like in the 21st century… Heath-Robinson flying machines… Sky cops! Crazy! how wrong they were… Oh wait – here’s the world’s first electric-powered multi-copter flight in Germany… So ten years…… Continue reading The future will be stranger than you think…