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  • @KhrisLoux CEO of JS-Kit - Creators of Echo Co-Authors:  @EricBlantz,  @ChrisSaad
  • A Synapse  is the connection between two neurons in the brain.
  • In the Synaptic Web  the connections between objects are  more important , than the objects themselves.
  • Looking at the nodes but start paying attention to the space between them . 
  • How are those connections changing to produce new experiences?
  • Real-time Connections
    • Past: Email
      • Full attention
      • Task orientated
      • Folder Metaphor
      • No URL
      • Long-form
    • Future: Streams
      • Partial attention
      • Flow metaphor
      • Permalink for each item
      • Short-form 
      • Sum greater than the parts
  • New Types  of Connections
  • New Types of Connections AR screenshot or video Video + GeoLocation + Directories + Personal Interests = Augmented Reality
  • More Connections
  • More Connections video of old quicktime 3d sphere Remember Quicktime VR? 1 long image, 1 author, Stationary 3D Experience
  • More Connections Microsoft Photosynth 100s of images, 100s of authors, Composite 3D Experience
  • Organic Connections
  • Organic Connections hub and spoke diagram
  • Organic Connections peer-2-peer diagram
  • Implicit Connections
  • The Facebook interest field... who actually updates this or even provides anything more than the broadest information?
  • Twitter and Facebook status updates have more more accurate and interesting  implicit data about your changing interests
  • These are @chrissaad's actual interests Today. They will change tomorrow Generated by
  • Deeper Connections
  • VS Just a link Deep Integration
  • VS
  • Instead of embedding links users can start embedding functionality
  • Start looking more closely at the connections .
  • Synaptic Web;  The Un-written Bits ...
  • If everything that is known about an object is attached to it - How would this affect  Search?
  • When all your communication patterns are observable, what's the use of 'Friend' button?
  • When everything about you is organically connected, how would this affect Transparency?
  • @KhrisLoux CEO of JS-Kit - Creators of Echo Co-Authors:  @EricBlantz,  @ChrisSaad