Archive for July, 2016

Glen Hiemstra: Driverless Vehicles – Options and Possibilities

Recent post on futurist.com by Glen Hiemstra, where he writes: “Let’s look at one of the hot topics of the day, driverless vehicles. … I’ve been paying attention to this for some time, including work with the federal and state transportation agencies, and more recently the

How Truth was disrupted by Technology (via The Guardian)

“Social media has swallowed the news – threatening the funding of public-interest reporting and ushering in an era when everyone has their own facts. But the consequences go far beyond journalism,” Katharine Viner sub-titles her ‘long read’ on The Guardian last week. Further… “Increasingly, what

Gerd Leonhard’s new Book will be available soon: Technology vs Humanity

With his upcoming book “Technology vs Humanity“, Gerd Leonhard will address a subject that increasingly concerns all of us. Effective end of July, the new web site http://www.techvshuman.com will offer an abundance of information about the topic and first previews of the book. “The coming clash between

Imagine a Work-Free World – Would It Be So Bad ? (via The Atlantic)

“Some [people] imagine that the coming work-free world will be defined by inequality: A few wealthy people will own all the capital, and the masses will struggle in an impoverished wasteland.” writes Ilana E. Strauss End of June in her article on The Atlantic. But …