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The ‘Authoritarian Capitalist’ govt of China did not allow Democracy 30 years ago.

On this day 30 years ago about a million people demonstrated peacefully all over China and on the Tien An Men Square in Beijing, for more freedom and the rights of workers to co-decide. The Chinese government brought in tanks … Continue reading

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GRM, Bestseller about the Apocalypse + Interview (in German) + translations

You think YOU got problems? Well, you better start reading this book “GRM: Brainfuck” , roman (Deutsch), hardcover April 2019, by Sibylle Berg. A bestseller in the German language. I hope it will be translated and published soon in English and … Continue reading

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Interview with Maximo Ibarra, CEO KPN

The famous Tech Watcher Vincent Evers interviewed Maximo Ibarra, the recently started CEO of KPN, one of the Netherlands Telecom Operators, after one year in that position. See: In my humble opinion the most revealing of his answers where: … Continue reading

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Carole Cadwalladr’s TED talk

(updated April 21, 2019) “My question to you is, is this what you want? Is this how you want history to remember you? As the handmaidens to authoritarianism?” Watch as @carolecadwalla calls out the “gods of Silicon Valley” for being … Continue reading

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The Future Is ASIAN, now in Dutch language version

1. Dear readers of my theCONNECTIVIST blogpage, in May 2016 I reported about an important book by Parag Khanna describing the worldwide main infrastructures for [transport of goods&people/ transport of energy / transport of information] :  . 2. Now … Continue reading

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Junglenomics: making the world Economy part of Nature

My strong recommendation is to read this new book as soon as it comes out on Amazon and in bookshops: Junglenomics – Nature’s solutions to the world environment crisis: a new paradigm for the 21st century and beyond – by Simon Lamb.  … Continue reading

Posted in Climate, climate change, climate turbulence, Darwin 3.0, Diversity, ecology, Environment Crisis, Evolution, global warming, Junglenomics, Life on Earth, Nature, Nowak's Law, Renaissance, The Connected Universe, Uncategorized, Value Creation, Vital for Life | Leave a comment

Big Impact expected from STADIA Google’s Streaming Game Platform

(updated. Version April 16 , 2019) On 19 March 2019 Google announced STADIA, its streaming gaming platform for nearly anything that has a screen. Essential is that for online gaming  Google’s will use its own worldwide network infrastructure (not the internet) as much … Continue reading

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