Category Archives: Video

Last night: My First Meeting in Virtual Reality

One word - Extraordinary. I'd no idea what to expect when joining Gabriele Romagnoli for his 'How to Pitch XR' gathering in BigscreenVR last night. I didn't attend for the content (which was excellent), but to discover how VR could be used for events and meetings. Reflections on what made the experience: The sound quality…
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Covid 19: Life after the pandemic

In this video, I explore a few practical changes we could see in the short to mid-term following these unusual times. You might think viral self-testing in smartphones seems far fetched? It's worth noting that Sharp introduced Geiger counters in their 'Pantone' range of phones following the Tohuku earthquake in 2011. What changes do you…
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Covid-19: Hopes of a Futurist

In this short video, I offer NO advice whatsoever. It's purely a collection of ideas i've had about how the situation could move us forward. Optimistic, yes. Naive, maybe. But - why not aim for something better than doom-saying! It's the beginning of a short content series about 'Black Swan' events - what they are,…
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Coming Soon: The Roaring 2020’s

My new book is on the way! It's called 'The Roaring 2020s: A Guide to thriving in a decade that's changing faster than you think!' (Does anyone get the James Cagney reference in the title?) :) This one is as broad-ranging as the 'Future is Now', but hopes to offer the best advice I can…
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