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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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The Future of Work: Seeing Business as Art

Posted By on September 10, 2015
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Being good in business is the most fascinating kind of art. Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art Andy Warhol These words have stuck with me since I first started using them to precede a presentation I gave on growth hacking at General Assembly in NYC earlier

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The Future of Work: Open APIs Will Change Your World

Posted By on September 4, 2015
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In computer programming, an application programming interface (API) is a set of routines, protocols, and tools for building software applications. An API expresses a software component in terms of its operations, inputs, outputs, and underlying types. An API defines functionalities that are independent of their respective implementations, which allows definitions and implementations to vary without compromising

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Top-5 Futures for September 4th – Human Body Wireless

Posted By on September 4, 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 3rd – Secure wireless carried through

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