The Weird Is Yet To Come - What do we want from a connected world?

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The Weird Is Yet To Come - What do we want from a connected world?

  1. 1. @mjays #weirdshitThe Weird Is Yet To ComeWhat do we want out of a connected world?
  2. 2. @mjays #weirdshitWe didn’t see it coming.I.
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  4. 4. @mjays #weirdshit“Intuitions are not yet tunedfor spambot clothes sellers.”— Tim Maly (Quiet Babylon)
  5. 5. @mjays #weirdshitIntuitions aren’t tuned tospam appearing on ourpicture frames either.
  6. 6. @mjays #weirdshit“We apologize for any offenceour algorithms may have caused”— Solid Gold Bomb
  7. 7. @mjays #weirdshit“A single mysterious computer programmade up 4 percent of all quote traffic in theU.S. stock market last week[,…]”“The motive of the algorithm is still unclear.”— CNBC
  8. 8. @mjays #weirdshit“A single mysterious computer programmade up 4 percent of all quote traffic in theU.S. stock market last week[,…]”“The motive of the algorithm is still unclear.”— CNBC
  9. 9. @mjays #weirdshit
  10. 10. @mjays #weirdshit“A BetterDocumentAccessSystem”
  11. 11. @mjays #weirdshit“The truth is no onlinedatabase will replace yourdaily newspaper, no CD-ROMcan take the place of acompetent teacher and nocomputer network will changethe way government works.”— Newsweek, 1995
  12. 12. @mjays #weirdshit“The truth is no onlinedatabase will replace yourdaily newspaper, no CD-ROMcan take the place of acompetent teacher and nocomputer network will changethe way government works.”— Newsweek, 1995
  13. 13. @mjays #weirdshitNow look where we are…
  14. 14. @mjays #weirdshitWe still don’t see it coming.II.
  15. 15. @mjays #weirdshit“The conference is dedicated to the post-digital era. Why? Because the digitalrevolution is over, digital has won. It isno longer new and innovative, as todaywe take its use for granted.”— NEXT Conference, 2012
  16. 16. @mjays #weirdshit@mjays #weirdshit
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  22. 22. @mjays #weirdshitJevons Paradox“technological progress thatincreases the efficiency withwhich a resource is used tendsto increase (rather thandecrease) the rate ofconsumption of that resource.”
  23. 23. @mjays #weirdshitJevons Paradox“The cheaper it is to consume» just one more «the more we will use it.”
  24. 24. @mjays #weirdshit1.5 GFLOPS
  25. 25. @mjays #weirdshit1.5 GFLOPS
  26. 26. @mjays #weirdshitCreatively Wasting Transistors— Alan Kay
  27. 27. @mjays #weirdshit“Rather than reserve computing power for core information processing, Kay used outrageousamounts of it for frivolous stuff like drawing cartoons on the screen. Those cartoons—icons,windows, pointers, and animations—became the graphical user interface.”
  28. 28. @mjays #weirdshitStop worrying about connectivity.Work on what it will mean.III.
  29. 29. @mjays #weirdshit“Communications toolsdont get sociallyinteresting until they gettechnologically boring.”— Clay Shirky
  30. 30. @mjays #weirdshit“Communications toolsdont get sociallyinteresting until they gettechnologically boring.”— Clay ShirkyAnything,really…
  31. 31. @mjays #weirdshitConsider connectivity solved.
  32. 32. @mjays #weirdshitXbox,anyone?
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  34. 34. @mjays #weirdshitVideo at https://vimeo.com/41686651
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  36. 36. @mjays #weirdshit“Car Surprise – when you find your carsomewhere unexpected and witness yourvehicle engaging in unexpected activitiese.g. pickup up flowers at the mall”— Jan Chipchase
  37. 37. @mjays #weirdshit“Trailer Trashing – where dodgy lookingvehicles are assigned to trail an otherwiseapparent owner either as a joke or to senda message, e.g. a hearse sent by a debtcollection agency to scare-up payment”— Jan Chipchase
  38. 38. @mjays #weirdshit“OK Glass —Where’s my charger?”
  39. 39. @mjays #weirdshitMartin SpindlerStrategy ConsultantInternet of Things | Smart Energyhttp://martinspindler.nethello@martinspindler.nettwitter.com/mjays

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