October 1st, 2014

The mutts making waves at California’s Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon

OK, time to teach Shu Shu how to surf so that he can enter this Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon

October 1st, 2014

Science Has Great News for People Who Read Actual Books

The evidence mounts: reading is good for you especially if it’s done the old fashioned way, with paper books

October 1st, 2014

What Are Smart Contracts? Cryptocurrency’s Killer App

From bitcoin to blockchain - smart contracts may be the killer application for cryptocurrency

October 1st, 2014
Mapped: How the ‘creative class’ is dividing U.S. cities

The dark side of creative class of Richard Florida - clustering in downtown areas and pushing other workers to edges

Mapped: How the ‘creative class’ is dividing U.S. cities

The dark side of creative class of Richard Florida - clustering in downtown areas and pushing other workers to edges

September 30th, 2014

"The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance." - Alan Watts

September 30th, 2014

5 Key Themes Emerging From the ‘New Science of Cities’

Recent research confirms Jane Jacobs was way ahead of her time: cities are highly productive complex adaptive systems

September 30th, 2014

Regulation of Lodging by the Market Process

How should we regulate lodging quality? Market trumps the government as Airbnb illustrates

September 30th, 2014

Meet Amelia: the computer that’s after your job

From Watson to Amelia: robotic capability evolves from question answering to problem solving - now it starts to get interesting

September 29th, 2014

Life wouldn’t be worth living without them …

September 29th, 2014

If you’re interested in my view on platforms, here’s the video of my presentation to the MIT Platform Strategy Summit

(Source: youtube.com)

September 29th, 2014

Do animals have a sense of humor? New evidence suggests that all mammals have a funny bone.

One less thing to distinguish human beings - turns out that other animals have a sense of humor

September 29th, 2014

The paradoxes of organization — Principles of agility

The paradox of organization - David W. Gray: paradox fuels the power to rethink, reframe, and see more than one side of things

September 29th, 2014
Global Learning XPRIZE

The power of pull - XPrize using Indiegogo campaign to raise funds for contest to create pull based learning platforms

Global Learning XPRIZE

The power of pull - XPrize using Indiegogo campaign to raise funds for contest to create pull based learning platforms

September 28th, 2014

"When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one that has opened for us." - Alexander Graham Bell

September 28th, 2014
Citizen Hackers Tinker With Medical Devices

The big shift in medicine - patients hacking their own healthcare - great article

Citizen Hackers Tinker With Medical Devices

The big shift in medicine - patients hacking their own healthcare - great article

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Exploration of emerging innovations on a broad array of edges that are rising up to challenge the core.