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Connected Microgrids for Clean Energy Exchange IOEN

Interesting initiative from Australia, where in some local areas renewable Solar and Wind turbine energy use is already exceeding fossil fuel energy use. Obstacle: these local sources yield fluctuating energy streams, because sunshine and windforce varies; and also sharing & … Continue reading

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What will Succeed Wi-Fi and why: Indoor Optic Mesh Ti-Fi

Recently, on September 28 2021, I gave a brief presentation at the famous Wireless Optic Communication Conference (#WOCC), Eindhoven, but presented online. The conference lectures can be seen at https://www.owcconference.com/previous-editions/ The video of my 15 minutes lecture is available at … Continue reading

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The Coming Mass Migration “Move” on our Globe

Just out: the book by Parag Khanna (see other posts on this Blog) called “MOVE: How Mass Migration will reshape the World” This important because it goes far beyond the stream of migrants on rubber boats from North Africa barely … Continue reading

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Updated Submarine Cable Map

TeleGeography did it again. They updated their in-zoomable worldmap of cables under the seabed. See: https://www.submarinecablemap.com/ Date: end of September 2021. Jaap van Till, TheConnectivist

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Wondering how the Internet functions?

Hat tip to the AMS-IX and Peter van Burgel, CEO. Have you ever wondered how the internet functions? Read this interesting #article by Internet Society in which they explain everything about the #internet #ecosystem:  https://www.internetsociety.org/internet/who-makes-it-work/ In fact this article describes WHO (Organisations) play a role in … Continue reading

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Landmark book The Network Weaver Handbook

“The Network Weaver Handbook” (June 2017) by June Holley is a practical guide for people interested in catalyzing a new Network of People or enhancing an existing one. And it is becoming more urgent each day to get people to … Continue reading

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The USA is Split, will it result in Civil War?

If you think that after Biden won from Trump in the presidential election in the USA, the fight against Trumpism and anti-democratic thinking is over, I have bad news for you It is not. A recent tweet stated that the … Continue reading

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How To Stop #Fascism ?!

((updated on August 16 2021 with the Guardian interview with Paul Mason, see below)) My friend and colleague Paul Mason has written a new book with the above title. With subtitle: History, Ideology, Resistance Is it urgent to read this? … Continue reading

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Third Transition in Science: to include Evolving Biospheres

((Blog Updated July 18, 2021)) Summary: We are entering THE AGE OF VALUE CREATION. Do you enter it too? That requires a totally different mindset from what are the main mantra’s of our present governments, politicians and businessmen, and unfiortunately … Continue reading

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Why has #Belarus Diktator Lukashenko a Problem?

The main reason, which he will not admit to Putin (who is considering Belarus a part of Russia) is that the bright young people in Minsk and other cities succesfully started to do things in mathematics and ICT that he … Continue reading

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