Archive for January, 2012

Apps Selected to Pitch at Mobile Premier Awards

30.1.2012 – PRESS RELEASE, Barcelona, Spain: “The top 20 global apps from the AppCircus2011 World Tour have today been announced to pitch live for Best App of the Year at the 6th Annual Mobile Premier Awards on February 27th, in Barcelona –  coinciding with the

A new type of capitalist activist…

…the Charles Dickens of futurism, Gerd Leonhard is a green futurist with a focus on media, content, entertainment and publishing, technology, telecom as well as marketing, branding and communications. His new direction: sustainability, carbon reduction, alternative and renewable energies, the future of transportation. He is

Alan Moore: “No Straight Lines”

Recommending Alan Moore’s new book: “We have arrived at the edge of the adaptive range of our industrial world. At the edge, because that world, our world is being overwhelmed by a trilemma of social, organisational and economic complexity. We are in transit from a

Audi’s Future: Self-Driving Cars, Dual HUDs, LTE

From PCMAG.com: “Audi sketched out its vision for the future of connected cars Wednesday at CES, with cell phone boosters and LTE paving the way for hands-free driving and user-controlled swipable heads-up displays. The German carmaker, which last year debuted a modular multimedia interface (MMI)

Alan Moore: 6 challenges for organisations in a non-linear world

Found on Alan Moore’s blog SMLXL: “We have arrived at the edge of the adaptive range of our industrial world. At the edge, because that world, our world is being overwhelmed by a trilemma of social, organisational and economic complexity. We are in transit from

greenfuturist: generic1: The World According to San Francisco. I was distractedly editing this in a coffeeshop and a guy leaned over and said, “I’m going to Cocaine this week.” I was so confused for a second.

laughingsquid: Julian Assange: The Rolling Stone Interview

The so-called sharing economy has taken off in the Great Recession, as companies like Netflix and Zipcar have allowed the exchange of DVDs, cars, clothes, couches, and even kitchen utensils. The promise of a post-ownership society is that we can do more, own less, and

#SOPAStrike, the time has come!

bitshare: Ok, so this is it folks. It’s about half hour past midnight EST my time, January 18, so my SOPA STRIKE starts now. This will be my last post for the next 24-hrs so that I can stand in solidarity to protest the SOPA