Archive for April, 2012

Heather Schlegel and the Future of Transactions

April 30, 2012

              Houston Futures student, Innovation Leader at Swift, and Foresight Maven Extraordinaire Heather Schlegel is no stranger to our site, so it brings us great pleasure to pass on more of her insights on the money and transactions. Click on link above or right here to hear her bring […]

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Emily Empel and the Future of the Commercial Sex Industry

April 30, 2012

              Former Graduate Assistant for Houston Futures Emily Empel has been making some heads turn with her great work in researching the commercial sex industry.  Emily’s work has been published in the University of Hawaii-Manoa 2012 Fried Journal, The Futurist, and the online magazine, Alternet. Keep up the good […]

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Garry Golden and The Future of Energy and Resources

April 27, 2012

              Here’s Houston Futures family member Garry Golden giving a talk on the future of energy and resources as we think about the future of capitalism.  This speech was given at the Houston Futures After Capitalism Conference April 14, 2012. Garry  is a professionally trained futurist (MS Futures Studies) […]

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Houston Futures of…

April 27, 2012

              Journalism:  Robot Journalism and Content Farming could means the end of note scribbling at city council meetings.             Image:  Holograms, much like the now famous Tupac Shaker one at the 2012 Coachella Valley Music Festival, allows humanity to use images to entertain, to […]

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Robots Used As Prison Guards

April 25, 2012


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Best of the Blogs: April 25, 2012

April 24, 2012

              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 […]

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