The BeginningThe Beginning

The right kind of technology

We want to change civilization in a decade and the only instruments we have for success at such scale and speed are grounded in high technology. But those technologies might be our biggest obstacle today. It's a paradox we need to address soon. Time is a tickin'.




The EndThe End

Technologies of Trust

Money is a technology of trust - we have created a massive system based on the assurance that when I press 'pay' on my screen, a widget gets produced in China and delivered to my doorstep.

Of course, technologies of trust can be perverted - it's precisely because the capitalist economy 'works' that some people can accumulate a lot more than others. Our best instincts can often be the Trojan horse for our worst instincts.