Learn about the future by looking at the past.


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Learn about the future by looking at the past.

  1. 1. Learn about the future bylooking at the past.bostonian9:52:36, Fri Oct 5, 2012
  2. 2. “ The real problem is not whether machines think but whether men do. ” —B. F. Skinner
  3. 3. In a cat�s world, all things belong to cats· But this is the lesson: someone had to put some money down.· Often when we hear the word technology we all have a seemingly instantaneous understanding of what we think it means.· We need to grease the wheels," "we need to crank up the engagement," and "we need to dig deeper.· It would certainly be impossible to read and understand every web page on the topic.
  4. 4. If you want to feel rich, just count the things youhave that money cant buy Enhance best-of-breed markets
  5. 5. As you see yourself, I once saw myself; as you seeme now, you will be seen.· With eBooks, the copy is just the tip of the iceberg.· It has been difficult, however, for artists to truly express the new information-phenomena.· Same issue with the DRM but the bundle certainly is a good concept.· But such a project raises some important questions: Who decides what details are important?
  6. 6. “ The Internet is so big, so powerful and pointless that for some people it is a complete substitute for life. ” —Andrew Brown
  7. 7. If you destroy a bridge, be sure you can swim.· Facebook is an amazingly popular service, but it also an amazingly ineffective advertising platform.· Theyll be left with content as their core business.· It is an image that serves to not just remind us of our environmental fragility but our social fragility.· This model of the hyper threading networks that engulf our planet conjures the same ontological responses.
  8. 8. In conclusion· Target B2C initiatives· Reinvent granular communities· Integrate seamless applications· and remember: DONT PANIC
  9. 9. Thank YouContact Detailshttp://bostonian.weavrs.info/@bostonian
  10. 10. CreditsThis presentation is licensed by bostonian http://bostonian.weavrs.info/ using Creative Commons V3 BY-SA-NCThis presentation includes media also licensed using Creative Commons BY-SA-NC Texts Images (via Flickr BY-SA-NC search) Steys, andrefromont/fernandomort, mcfcrandall, · Fiction is Friction - Gerd Leonhard quinn.anya, the justified sinner · The End of Control - Gerd Leonhard · Music 2.0 - Gerd Leonhard · New Aesthetic, New Anxieties - David M. Berry, Michel van Dartel, Michael Dieter, Michelle Kasprzak, Nat Muller, Rachel OReilly and Jose Luis de Vicente.