HeyHuman: Place human service above value extraction!
Cyber-visionary Douglas Rushkoff warned: “We’re developing companies that are designed to do little more than take money out of the system.” Echoing this was Julia Hu, founder/CEO of Lark, who said we must instead philosophically place human service design above utility in order to enrich experience and extend future brand value.”
Man in the Marketing Machine: Learning ’Life in Flow’ - HeyHuman
Great Marshall McLuhan quote
The real danger is that we become machines – not that machines will eliminate us!
I just ran across this HBR Blog post entitled “Technology is not threatening humanity – we are” which delivers a few key messages when looking at the future of technology and humanity...Read more
The Internet of Things and its unintended consequences: why we should proceed with caution
The Internet of Things (IoT) / Internet of Everything / Industrial Internet is sizzling hot. Everywhere I go people ask me about it. Almost every single event I speak at, some of the biggest tech & IT companies in the world are talking about their plans for the IoT, and their billion dollar investments.Read more
Important interview with Futurist Gerd Leonhard on IEET: Technology Could Bring Heaven on Earth, or Create Hell
IEET have just published an interview with me. Thanks to Hank Pellissier for making this happen.Read more