The Blockchain also opens some intriguing and ominous doors into the future of societies regulated by authoritarian governments. For example, imagine for a moment that everything is digital, your identity, medical history and even the control of your home operated over the blockchain, as is your government provided unemployment payment. Imagine how easy it is […]
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The Internet of Things Won’t Work Because Things Don’t Work « The Royal Frontier But we are promised and shown a world where technology is gorgeous and streamlined and helpful and light and unobtrusive. We don’t live in that world. That world is a fantasy. The hope that the Internet of Things will allow us […]
In The Future, Our Attention Will Be Sold Limitless access to knowledge brings limitless opportunity. But only to those who learn to manage the new currency: their attention. In the new economy, the most valuable asset you can accumulate may not be money, may not be wealth, may not even be knowledge, but rather, the […]
Many years ago, in my book “Mobile, domains and the future”, I predicted Google’s long-term masterplan: “surrounding us with their free services” in order to get to the top, and stay there. Today more and more are waking to the power of what Google has been building… Aral Balkan?—?The Camera Panopticon If you think about […]
Now imagine that people’s behavior can be publicly monitored through the blockchain and rewards given by the government are made public. There is a reward for reporting anyone going against the regime in any way, and the press loves to hear about those who used to be “good citizens” but fell out of grace with […]
Google Homes and WikiHouses — Basic income — Medium If you want to make a million dollars, you sell to the few. If you want to make a billion dollars, you sell to the many.
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