Michell Zappa
Solving problemsthat don’t (yet) exist.
GPS
GPS
1             2            33 days of content uploaded every minute.
TECHNOLOGICAL IMPERATIVESInherence       Efficiency   Complexity   Inevitability
INHERENCETechnology wants to be part of us.
Anything useful that“ we make is technology.                                    — Kevin Kelly                 Founding exe...
EFFICIENCYTechnology wants to be faster.
COST       SPEED
20122008       CPU × FSB   RAM   SSD   Mbps
COMPLEXITYTechnology creates itself out of itself.
802.11                NiMH                 Kernel                    A-GPS                  Touchscreens            Gyrosc...
802.11              NiMH                Kernel               A-GPS               Touchscreens          Gyrosco      Video ...
INEVITABILITYIf it is possible, it is necessary.
“SCI-FI SCAFFOLDING”
Faces & smiles
UbiquityFacial recognitionObject recognitionComputation
“UBICAM”
Knows where you areKnows who you are withKnows what to focus onKnows what matters to youRecords & publishes automatically.
“UBICAM”
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“UBICAM”
#1: “BUILT IN TIME”
CONTOUR CRAFTING
REPRAP
PARAMETRIC DESIGN
PARAMETRIC DESIGN
PARAMETRIC DESIGN
PARAMETRIC DESIGN
Built rapidlyAdapted to the terrainAutonomouslyDistributed
#2: “EXTENDED SENSES”
Mind-reading neuroprostheticsMicroscopic flying robotsArtificial retinas
802.11              NiMH                Kernel               A-GPS               Touchscreens          Gyrosco      Video ...
Thank you.  envisioningtech.com @envisioningtech
OWNERSHIP   ACCESS              ?
U.S. car sharing: Members & Vehicles1,000,000 100,000  10,000    1,000     100            2000     2002     2004    2006  ...
EVERYTHING IS CONNECTED
CAR TRAINS
Ride sharingContextual computingMulti-modal routingSelf-driving cars
“DON’T TELL ME WHAT TO DO”
“DON’T TELL ME WHAT TO DO”
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PICNIC (Amsterdam)

  1. 1. Michell Zappa
  2. 2. Solving problemsthat don’t (yet) exist.
  3. 3. GPS
  4. 4. GPS
  5. 5. 1 2 33 days of content uploaded every minute.
  6. 6. TECHNOLOGICAL IMPERATIVESInherence Efficiency Complexity Inevitability
  7. 7. INHERENCETechnology wants to be part of us.
  8. 8. Anything useful that“ we make is technology. — Kevin Kelly Founding executive editor, WIRED Magazine
  9. 9. EFFICIENCYTechnology wants to be faster.
  10. 10. COST SPEED
  11. 11. 20122008 CPU × FSB RAM SSD Mbps
  12. 12. COMPLEXITYTechnology creates itself out of itself.
  13. 13. 802.11 NiMH Kernel A-GPS Touchscreens Gyrosco Video camera RAM Proximity sensor EDGE TriangulationLightning USB TCP/IP Cloud GSM CDMA Video camera Li-Ion App store Social networking LTELED MMS IPS SIM NFC Gestures SMS TFT-LCD Bluetooth LCD HSDPAGlonass Internet Compass Multi-touch QWERTY GUI XMPP GPS Email LED Wi-Fi
  14. 14. 802.11 NiMH Kernel A-GPS Touchscreens Gyrosco Video camera RAM Proximity sensor EDGE Triangulation Lightning USB TCP/IP Cloud GSM CDMA Video camera Li-Ion App store Social networking LTELED MMS IPS SIM NFC Gestures SMS TFT-LCD Bluetooth LCD HSDPAGlonass Internet Compass Multi-touch QWERTY GUI XMPP GPS Email LED Wi-Fi
  15. 15. INEVITABILITYIf it is possible, it is necessary.
  16. 16. “SCI-FI SCAFFOLDING”
  17. 17. Faces & smiles
  18. 18. UbiquityFacial recognitionObject recognitionComputation
  19. 19. “UBICAM”
  20. 20. Knows where you areKnows who you are withKnows what to focus onKnows what matters to youRecords & publishes automatically.
  21. 21. “UBICAM”
  22. 22. “UBICAM”
  23. 23. “UBICAM”
  24. 24. #1: “BUILT IN TIME”
  25. 25. CONTOUR CRAFTING
  26. 26. REPRAP
  27. 27. PARAMETRIC DESIGN
  28. 28. PARAMETRIC DESIGN
  29. 29. PARAMETRIC DESIGN
  30. 30. PARAMETRIC DESIGN
  31. 31. Built rapidlyAdapted to the terrainAutonomouslyDistributed
  32. 32. #2: “EXTENDED SENSES”
  33. 33. Mind-reading neuroprostheticsMicroscopic flying robotsArtificial retinas
  34. 34. 802.11 NiMH Kernel A-GPS Touchscreens Gyrosco Video camera RAM Proximity sensor EDGE Triangulation Lightning USB TCP/IP Cloud GSM CDMA Video camera Li-Ion App store Social networking LTELED MMS IPS SIM NFC Gestures SMS TFT-LCD Bluetooth LCD HSDPAGlonass Internet Compass Multi-touch QWERTY GUI XMPP GPS Email LED Wi-Fi
  35. 35. Thank you. envisioningtech.com @envisioningtech
  36. 36. OWNERSHIP ACCESS ?
  37. 37. U.S. car sharing: Members & Vehicles1,000,000 100,000 10,000 1,000 100 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010
  38. 38. EVERYTHING IS CONNECTED
  39. 39. CAR TRAINS
  40. 40. Ride sharingContextual computingMulti-modal routingSelf-driving cars
  41. 41. “DON’T TELL ME WHAT TO DO”
  42. 42. “DON’T TELL ME WHAT TO DO”

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