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Exploring Web 2.0: A Personal Journey

October 9th, 2006 | Posted in Science & Tech

Introduction: Why the experiment? As a futurist and a CIO, I’m expected to stay up to date on new technologies. I’ve attended talks on the digital divides (there’s one between the rich and poor, but another one entirely between the young and the old)....

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Teleportation

October 7th, 2006 | Posted in Science & Tech

A few years ago when I was invited to speak to a Microsoft customer event, one of the speakers was from Microsoft Research. He previewed a number of research initiatives. In doing so he had fun with a slide in which he listed major...

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Welcome to the New Futurist.com

September 14th, 2006 | Posted in Site News

We launched Futurist.com in 1997, long before Blogs appeared. Now in September 2006 we want to introduce our new look, and new blog as well. If you look around you’ll see a contemporary design, new and additional writers, and we believe a provocative, useful,...

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