Monthly Archives: September 2015

Forrest Network; How Trees Communicate Underground

(Re-blogged from “Waking Times : http://www.wakingtimes.com/2012/05/02/how-trees-communicate-video/ ) Researchers at the University of British Columbia are concluding that trees are interacting with one another in a symbiotic relationship that helps the trees to survive. Connected by fungi, the underground root systems of … Continue reading

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The Touching Truth Behind the Eye Contact Experiment

Originally posted on Inspiralight:
Where Did the Idea Come From? We came up with the idea after noticing a common thread of isolation in today’s society. This video aims to address the vulnerability that is often avoided in making sustained eye…

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Map of the Long Haul Fiber Optical Cable Links in the USA (Updated oct 12)

The Popular Science article http://www.popsci.com/building-public-detailed-map-internet?src=SOC&dom=tw describes a map made by combining multipe sources of maps and what is even more relevant it dcscribes certain important qualities, like latency, for this basic tele-communication infrastructure. And similarities with the rail and road grids. … Continue reading

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(Future 6) Our Mind-Meld Future – WE are The Singularity

Source: Our Mind-Meld Future – WE are The Singularity

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(Future 5) 2015-16 State of the Future

Source: 2015-16 State of the Future

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New Holland Heroes: Crownstone Launched on Kickstarter

Crownstone, the smart power outlet that recognizes you and your devices. ((Update October 2015. Response was very high in Europe, so design manufacture and sales will be more focussed on EU first, resulting in new lower prices there. )) Now … Continue reading

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(Future 4) Een Toekomst Troonrede 2015

Lezing gehouden op 14 september 2015 in Wassenaar voor de KIVI Senioren Kring over technische & sociale ‘verbindingen’  en hoe die onze toekomst kunnen gaan be-invloeden. Hierbij de sheets: KIvI SeniorenDH JvTsheets5d Jaap van Till, TheConnectivist

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