Links of the Quarter: September 2018

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Hugh Macleod from Gaping Void. P hysicist Sean Carroll, a leading-edge thinker and researcher on quantum mechanics and astrophysics. just did a podcast in which he says: You want to know why the universe is, you’re not going to get a satisfactory answer. You’re not going to be happy.

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PechaKucha presentation on “The Power of Communities”

Making CommunitySense

In my presentation, I talk about the need for new ways to look at and address the multitude of “wicked problems” such as climate change, biodiversity loss, poverty, and migration that humanity has to deal with.

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Links of the Quarter: June 2018

How to Save the World

photo by Ian Nelson of Hanalei Bay, Kaua’i after the April 2018 floods, which swept away some livestock fences and introduced some species to some novel ecosystems. multimedia reprocessed/washed/painted photo produced by my friend Ron Woodall.

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Data Residency in Office 365 – It’s Complicated

Michael Sampson - Currents

The details such as – this only applies to two groups of customers in 2018: – brand new customers who are creating a brand new tenant based in the Canadian geo; or. From 2019, you will have the option of migrating it to Canada.

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Walking a Different Path

Michael Sampson - Currents

A year after the migration to Google Cloud, it looks like things are still going well – the core collaboration team is happy, and so are the users. Colgate-Palmolive needed to refresh its collaboration tools portfolio, and unlike most of its industry peers, did not embrace Office 365.

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Walking a Different Path – Redux

Michael Sampson - Currents

A year after the migration to Google Cloud, it looks like things are still going well – the core collaboration team is happy, and so are the users.

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The Technologies I’ll Miss

How to Save the World

photo from the good folks at pixabay. A s our civilization slowly falls apart over the coming decades, there are some technologies I will miss a lot more than others.

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Collapse Watch

How to Save the World

Box 5: The Great Migration: The culmination of all of these dislocations, disruptions, the “death by a thousand cuts”, will be what I have been calling the Great Migration. I t’s been a while since I posted about the collapse of our industrial civilization.

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