Links of the Quarter: December 2018

How to Save the World

Like the friends of Godot, I am waiting, hopelessly, for the impossible. Problem is, by then the right-wingers will have bankrupted the government and given everything away to their rich friends, so there will be no money to implement it.

2018 76

The Quantified, Qualified and Connected Self

Jenny Connected

Evidence for this trend already exists and can be found through the exploration of expression of communities and culture online. I have observed people on social media who admit to measuring themselves by the number of followers / friends etc. This week the topic on the E-Learning 3.0

2018 148

Facebook Eavesdropping Patent and Congress Questions

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Mr Zuckerberg, Facebook has a Shazam-like service for music identification that is used to compile Top Trends lists. And if your friends are around you (the term voice waveform fingerprint seems to be voice mapping). Asking for a friend.

2018 203

Risky Business

How to Save the World

But we’re desperate to believe that cheap oil won’t run out until we have “environmentally friendly” renewable energy available in abundance. Apparently in Davos, technology is still our friend.

2018 69

Networking to Find Better Work

How to Save the World

Think about all your possible networks — organizations, interests, educational institutions, clients, employers, vendors, political, community, charity, sports, hobbies, professional associations, friends, family, neighbours etc.

2018 46

Links of the Quarter: March 2017

How to Save the World

Will the Crash of 2018 Be the First Stage of Civilization’s Collapse?: T he events of the last three months have made it increasingly clear that we’re well into the first wave of global industrial civilization’s collapse.

2017 61