Tag Archives: hyper-convergence

Relational Data, the Semantic Web & Key Security Priorities

As the population of users on the world wide web expands at still astonishing rates, and "web 2.0" —the social networking phenomenon, the integration of real open source innovation, and the free-services standard being pushed…

Da Vinci's Notebooks: Pushing the Limits of Intellectual Pursuit

The complete notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci, as collected by the Project Gutenberg, are now available through Scribd iPaper, a unique new document format that allows for scrolling through book-length documents right on a static…

Ziggurat Century: Global Civilization as the New Babel, with Reason for Hope

We are living in a time of unprecedented global integration, where economies, security interests, legal systems, and languages and systems of learning have been dispersed and interwoven across the globe. There are obvious positive effects…

Openness May Be New Gold-standard for Government, Business, Technology

The open-source movement has been a revolutionary phenomenon of startling proportions. It has changed the way software works for us in our daily experience, by bringing costs down far enough that now anyone with an…

The Commons May Eventually Replace the Firewall as Security Standard

As the world acclimates to digital technology, and its usefulness in everyday life becomes increasingly relevant to how we achieve a higher quality of life, higher quality of education, and more efficient means of deploying…

'Davos Conversation' Allows Public to Match Ideas with Policy-Makers

The 'Davos Conversation' is a multimedia effort to bring online public together with major policy-makers, activists and economists, to broaden the scope of debate at the World Economic Forum. The question which was used as…

Hyper-convergence of Media & Services Necessitates New Paradigm for Securing Personal Data

The potential for broad-scope "electronic agents" —preprogrammed service aggregators and self-organizing databases with proactive marketing capability—, aiding in everyday information-related activities, will require a new security standard to prevent identity theft, which could become one…

Announcing HotSpring! The new collaborative innovation initiative & brainstorming forum from Casavaria

HotSpring is a new debate and discussion forum, aimed at providing users with the flexibility to pool their resources, spout outlandish ideas, and test the ability of readers to suspend their disbelief long enough to…