Reading Time: 3 minutes Four ideas that have been kicking around in my head for a while, but didn’t quite feel like standalone posts. Part-observation, part-manifesto make of the four trends what you will. Data utopianism There is a temptation to think that new developments will evolve in a manner that is entirely positive for society. However that generally… Continue reading Four trends around me
Reading Time: 2 minutes Sorry that things have been quiet here; a combination of work, food poisoning and a writing-related deadline but posting on rc temporarily down on my list of priorities. But now balance has somewhat returned to the Gedverse. Last year (as for the past few years) I looked at what I thought would be trending items… Continue reading Crystal ball-gazing: 2012 how did I do?
Reading Time: 2 minutes One of the biggest things that happened this week was Mary Meaker’s presentation on the the state of the internet. It has become an annual ritual, a bit like Cyber Monday and I am sure that Kleiner Perkins are happy that it changes the news discussion around their firm which this year had been dominated… Continue reading Five for Friday | 五日（星期五）