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FlashMob Gone Wrong… Tom Scott


Technologist and humorist Tom ScottĀ gives an insight into the power of words and actions and what can happen when you add unregulated social connections at Ignite. Ignite is an event of 1 speaker with any topic, 5 minutes, 20 slides and the slides rotating every 15 seconds automatically around the world.

The mantra is ‘enlighten us – but make it quick’

The Past, Present and Future of Augmented Reality


Those wonderful people at The Next Web have fired up the Delorian to travel through time and give you a guide to Augmented Reality. Augmented Reality – for those who don’t know – is some fantastic technology in search of a decent purpose, but don’t listen to me – listen to the wise words of The Next Web. Thanks to Christian Fonnesbech for the HU.

Technology of the futuuuuuuuuuuurrrrreeeeee!

The Future as a Tube Map


Like the future? Like Tube Maps? Then you are going to love this map of trends and the future as a tube map compiled by Richard Watson at



A lot of the content has been sourced from the book

Future Files – A Brief History of the Next 50 Years

which can be bought from

You can buy A2 and A3 hard copies of the PDF for a nominal fee from nowandnext. Do so. Now!

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