“MORE HUMAN THAN HUMAN IS OUR MOTTO”
I’ve always thought that it was a great irony that one of the biggest successes of the internet and the digital, virtual age was a bookshop – that sold real, physical books.
But there is an ever greater irony: that the internet is encouraging us to become more human. Every year my colleagues try to make robots and computers look and act more human. Yet they are completely unaware that those very same robots and computers are making us more human at the same time.
THE TRANSPARENT COMPUTER
People talk about the Human-Computer Interface. That is only part of the story. The whole story is the Human-Computer-Human interface. As devices have become more portable, the computer experience has become more and more transparent in that we have to think about it less and less. So it becoming a Human-Computer-Human interface.
SURFING THE LIGHTNING
This section is about personal change and personal experience. It is about health, wealth and happiness – more specifically, YOUR health, YOUR wealth and YOUR happiness and how all three have become more easier than ever thanks to technology.
WEAPONS OF MASS DEMOCRACY
This section is about how we can exert our new influence on the world as a whole. It is about our collective health, wealth and happiness and how to get it using the internet