Monthly Archives: February 2018

Bye Bye Banks?

I found this online. Six Banking services that will disappear in the future. All highly questionable in my view. Would help if the article attached predicted expiry dates. 1. Bank branches and bank tellers No. According to McKinsey, between 32% … Continue reading

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Sci-Fi Mind Map

Bumped into this via Pinterest. I think the source is here.

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Has it realy come to this?

We’ve got children being slaughtered in Syria and some people are worred about creating the perfect cheeseboard to photograph for instagram? (note that’s not worrying about creating the perfect cheeseboard, that’s worrying about how to get it looking good on … Continue reading

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Book of the Month

Something else I haven’t read for 28 years! One of the best books I’ve ever read about creativity and innovation. Reading again as part of some research for my new book. Thoroughly recommended.

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28 Years ago

It was 28 years ago that I wrote that. Tempus fugit. (Thanks to Andrew, who did remember this).

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New Book

The new book begins (and it has nothing whatsoever to do with the future). Nothing to do with this image either, I just like it.

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The Future of Air

If you Google something and you get no results you are generally onto something. New info-graphic for Tech Foresight at Imperial.

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Hungary inches towards autocracy

It is (once again) illegal to be homeless in Hungary. Source: New York Times 12 Feb 2018.

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Smart phone addiction

Like this alot (although stat about the goldfish isn’t true). Funny how it’s taken people so long to wake up to this. I first wrote about the problem nine years ago in Future Minds. Also, interesting it’s artists that and … Continue reading

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The Peoples’ Fridge

This has to be the coolest, best, most wonderful Idea I’ve heard about in years. A fridge where anyone can leave unwanted food and anyone can take it. Takes food from shops that’s past its sell-by date too.

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