I think I've finally found the perfect use for blockchains... the provenance of crystals. Two kinds of woo that, when combined, makes 10 woo.
Today in 'US-centric presentations filled with 100s of charts that show upward growth and yet somehow ignore dozens of externalities, let alone the climate crisis...'
it's Mary Meeker's Internet Trends:
Today in "blockchain will solve" is ... IoT.... really? why? *why*????
today in normalisation of surveillance ... anyone know who the "London co-creators" were?
@floppy it's the small things that all add up into the jolly fine mess we've made of it all haven't we now better have a nice sit down and a cup of tea?
very disappointed that this website wasn't taken over by number generating AI bots https://www.pithemovie.com/
"incorporate climate change into governance, risk management, forward planning and disclosure policies or face losing a heck of a lot of money ... as high as $20tn", says Bank of England. https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/apr/15/bank-of-england-begins-climate-enforcement-with-a-velvet-glove
oh, I did write about this before... https://dgen.net/0/2008/08/04/cant-everyone-define-the-future/
Today in game changing ... we can now measure air pollution from space:
Opportunity missed: in the pocket of big data https://xkcd.com/2130/
Big Tech trying to claim "open data" with an initiative that is anything but https://techcrunch.com/2019/03/27/microsoft-adobe-and-sap-prepare-to-expand-their-open-data-initiative/
Sometimes you've got to wonder about serendipity...
We just launched our website for Icebreaker One.
And the UN just published its 'Case for a Digital Ecosystem for the Environment' http://sdg.iisd.org/commentary/guest-articles/the-case-for-a-digital-ecosystem-for-the-environment
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