Archive for August, 2011

Conversations about the Future: Gerd Leonhard & Ross Dawson: The Future of Newspapers (by gleonhard)

The Layar Creation Challenge

Layar, the largest open platform for mobile augmented reality (AR), today announced the official launch of the Layar Creation Challenge. Starting today, developers around the world can compete for $55,000 in total cash prizes, to be rewarded to ten developers with the best concepts for

(via MediaFuturist: Content Futures: short video by Futurist Gerd Leonhard)

(via MediaFuturist: New video: futurist conversations: Ross Dawson and Gerd Leonhard on the future of Twitter)

Recommended by TFA Partner Alan Moore: Re-Imagining Learning in the 21st Century (by macfound) – In 2006, MacArthur launched the digital media and learning initiative to test the notion that public education would have to transform to prepare young people for the complex and connected

Futurist & Keynote Speaker Gerd Leonhard: Friction is Fiction (by gleonhard) – This video summarizes the key messages of Gerd Leonhard’s 2009 book “Friction is fiction” (free PDF: free PDF at https://gerd.fm/ibXx2G). The bottom line is that in a networked and digital society we can

A Shared Culture (by JustinG4000)