Monthly Archives: February 2010

What do games bring us in the longer term? A must see video -The Game-ified Life

via kk.org Wow! An amazing talk on our collective future from a top game designer. This is a must see. Everything as a point driven game. To be fair, this is projecting a future from a single trend, and there are so very many other influences. Gam… Continue reading

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SmartPhone as part of you? On our future with Windows Phone 7 Series, iPhone, Android, and more ?? ocb – Citrix Community

[ Tags: mobility , future , smartphone , team-citrix-labs , receiver ] posted by Michael Harries Are we catapulting ever closer to the ‘Singularity’ with recent releases for our most personal, most intimate, device, our phone? As connectivity and … Continue reading

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Behavioral economics/diffusion of innovations – Solving the last mile with a nudge (TED: Mullainathan) (via @futurefeed)

via ted.com Mullainathan’s focus is on social challenges, such as under adoption of critical medical advances, etc, due to human factor issues. That is, with known technologies in place, we often fail at the last mile. Consider diarrhea in India o… Continue reading

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Brainology – real outcomes for kids from learning about neuroplasticity

Mindsets and Achievement Many students believe that intelligence is fixed, that each person has a certain amount and that’s that. We call this a fixed mindset, and, as you will see, students with this mindset worry about how much of this fixed int… Continue reading

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