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The Future In Movies

Posted By on October 7, 2015
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On Tuesday October 6th, 2015 I sat down with about 20 people to talk about how I became a futurist, what I think about the world and the changes that are happening and to answer questions. In this session I was asked what movies do I think show us where the future was headed. Great

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Where are all the Female Futurists?

Posted By on October 5, 2015
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It seems that these days Futurists are prevalent in everything from TED-style talks through to modern businesses that are trying to work out which way the world is heading. What has become apparent to me is that there seems to be a lack of women labelled as Futurists. What I wanted to do with ‘Where

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Top-5 Futures for October 2nd – Robot Revolution

Posted By on October 2, 2015
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Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day I read through dozens of blogs and news websites to find those things that we should be aware of. Top-5 Futures for October 2nd – Robot Revolution. This

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The Future of Work: Code Literacy for Canada’s Future

Posted By on October 1, 2015
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In the The Future of Work: Code Literacy for Canada’s Future discusses the importance of code literacy, outcome-based technology education, and present an open letter from my friends at Lighthouse Labs. As a new Canadian I have been very much looking forward to this upcoming election. I’ve scrutinized and considered the parties policies (some are very

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Marshall Mcluhan: The Medium is the Message

Posted By on September 30, 2015
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Herbert Marshall McLuhan, CC (July 21, 1911 – December 31, 1980) was a Canadian philosopher of communication theory and a public intellectual. His work is viewed as one of the cornerstones of the study of media theory, as well as having practical applications in the advertising and television industries. He was educated at the University

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Top-5 Futures for September 25th – 3D Printed Fashion

Posted By on September 25, 2015
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Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day I read through dozens of blogs and news websites to find those things that we should be aware of. Top-5 Futures for September 25th – 3D Printed Fashion. This week

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Shallow Questions? Questions on Gender By Stacey Kelly

Posted By on September 24, 2015
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This is a repost of an article by my friend, artist, and designer of my Futurist logo, Stacey Kelly – ‘Shallow Questions? Questions on Gender By Stacey Kelly.’. The original post can be seen here. In the UK many organisations such as universities and the Lib Dem party are rethinking the use of Gender tick

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The Future of Platforms – Ethereum

Posted By on September 24, 2015
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Ethereum is a platform that makes it possible for any developer to write and distribute next-generation decentralized applications. ‘The Future of Platforms – Ethereum’ looks at borrowing the concept of distributed consensus and cryptographic proof that makes cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin so effective in trustless payments, Ethereum extends the use of these technologies to trustless

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The Future of Work: Go With the F.L.O.W.

Posted By on September 21, 2015
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HR departments, recruiters, and believers that you need to work for companies are all in a tailspin. They tout that they have your #dreamjob. The truth is, they don’t. They’re liars. I barely believe that that truly think this. ‘The Future of Work: F.L.O.W. Through Life’ isn’t about Millennials with some statistics about experiences vs. possessions

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The Future of Work: New Rules for Modern Marketers

Posted By on September 16, 2015
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Being an effective marketer in 2015 is not easy. You need to balance new platforms, the changing structures of teams, and the inclusion of freelance creative resources now more than ever before, and consumers that demand more from your products and services. I Earlier this year I interviewed 3 leaders in the product / marketing space

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