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The Innovate2038 MOOG is an Absorbing Experience

Published on 9:35 am By Andy

It was hard to stop! A dozen or so Houston Foresight students met in person and virtually to participate in the IRI/IFTF Innovate game. It was tremendously engaging. The new-to-MOOG-playing folks (including myself) were a little nervous about what to do as our appointed hour to start arrived. It really helped having a couple of […]

Best of the Blogs: June 9, 2012

Published on 11:44 pm By Christopher Manfredi

Smart Planet’s Chris Nelder shows us how storytelling impacts not only how we think about the future of the energy but how we will act upon it. IFTF’s Gabriel Harp breaks down what Internet security really is about and how we can build a infrastructure around it to protect us from us. The great big […]

Best of the Blogs: May 21, 2012

Published on 11:10 am By Christopher Manfredi

              WFS’ Ben Goertzel gives us a healthy list of web pages that speak on transhumanism, the singularity, life extension, nanotechnology, AI, robotics, and much more.  Thanks Ben!!!             The FFR guys tackle the current discussion bubbling around the debate between Peter Diamandis and […]

Best of the Blogs: April 25, 2012

Published on 11:15 pm By Christopher Manfredi

              Jim Carroll takes a peak into big data, and let’s us know that the Internet of everything will connect everything to everything else.             IFTF passes us Next 10‘s 2012 California Green Innovation Index, showing how California is leading the way on how […]

Best of the Blogs: April 19, 2012

Published on 1:43 pm By Christopher Manfredi

              WFS’ Samuel Gerald Collins speaks on how tightly-wound city infrastructures and tightly wound social networking infrastructures are converging to create new and possibly better spaces             IFTF, Catalysts for Change, and 18,000 ways that poverty can be overcome.           […]

Best of the Blogs: April 9, 2012

Published on 12:53 pm By Christopher Manfredi

            IFTF’s Bradley Kreit’s insights from Geek Wire that brings the Internet of Things along with a fresh cup of joe gets us closer to the instant everything once everything is connected.             Smart Planet’s Chris Nelder gives us the clean look at US energy […]

Best of the Blogs: April 5, 2012

Published on 1:08 pm By Christopher Manfredi

            Mashable Tech gives us 9 predictions going into the next 7 years to 2020. Virtual Everything, The Cloud Continues, Intelligence Unleashed!             IFTF gives us a Catalyst for Change, a game meant to help solve global poverty.             Andy […]

Best of the Blogs: March 23, 2012

Published on 10:37 pm By Christopher Manfredi

            Fast Forward Radio is talking Peter Diamandis’ Abundance, dematerialization, and even talks to Presidential candidate Newt Gingrich.             WFS still picks the brain of rhetoric guru Dale Carrico on his ideas on what futurists are really trying to do.  Are they just peddlers of […]

Best of the Blogs: March 20, 2012

Published on 11:31 am By Christopher Manfredi

            Dale Carrico reposts an older blog post of his that takes on the notions of why we should believe in some of what Transhumanists and Singularitarians think and project.             Fast Forward Radio discusses Peter Diamandas and Steven Kotler‘s new book, Abundance, a book […]

Best of the Blogs: March 11, 2012

Published on 11:57 am By Christopher Manfredi

        IFTF’s Nicholas Weidinger shows us that video games can definitely shape new generations that desire an interactive element to their learning processes.         Future Lab also explores the how video games are shaping thought processes.  I better get better thumbs!!!         Smart Planet’s Chris Nelder […]