Archive for July, 2012

Monday Morning Visuals

July 30, 2012

What are we all connecting to?  It’s a universe of information and now we can navigate it with a handy Internet map. Sometimes understanding where we came from is as important as where we’re going, plus it gives us insights on how we may get there.  The demographics of old Africa explained; the demographics of […]

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The Gaming of Your Life

July 29, 2012

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In The Year 2050

July 29, 2012

Australia is looking to get into the green energy kick, but can waves really power the Aussies down under?  The United Kingdom is looking to get on the wave action as well with the costs of the wave and tidal energy falling as much as 80% in the next decade.  Regardless where we get the […]

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Alum Lee Shupp Moves to the Futures Company

July 29, 2012

After 14 years at Cheskin (now Added Value Cheskin), Houston Futures Alum Lee Shupp is moving to a new role at The Futures Company (www.thefuturescompany.com) where he will be helping clients to better understand change, and what the future may hold for them. He is excited by this new opportunity to indulge his passion for futures […]

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Houston Futures of…

July 27, 2012

Marketing:  The best ideas and the best copy is not coming from ad execs; it’s coming from you.  Big data and cloud computing with be shaping how marketers aim their megaphone and find out whose buying what and when. Giving:  Could there be a great billionaire giveaway?  Warren Buffet hopes to lead a philanthropy project […]

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Houston Futures of…

July 24, 2012

Big Data:  Is the future known already?  Pew Internet interviews technology mavens and futurists on the power of big data, a vital new resource for the world economy. Mobile Apps:  Apps are everywhere, but the mobility of the newest apps will propel in-store sales, allow users to find everything, and tie products with marketing like […]

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