Emergent Futures Tumblelog

This is the Tumblelog of Paul Higgins and Sandy Teagle - Futurists from Melbourne and Brisbane in Australia. Go to Emergent Futures to see more or follow on Twitter at FuturistPaul . If you right click on the pictures, titles or links in these posts you will be able to go to the original story on the web. If you click on comments for each post you can either read what others have said or add your own comment via Disqus. If you click on the date of a post it will take you to a single post view where you can copy the web link if you want to send it to someone else. If you click on the tags it will take you to other stories from Emergent Futures with the same tag.

nevver:

“Being in politics is like being a football coach. You have to be smart enough to understand the game, and dumb enough to think it’s important. ”
Eugene J. McCarthy

Posted at 6:34am and tagged with: politics, just because,.

nevver:

“Being in politics is like being a football coach. You have to be smart enough to understand the game, and dumb enough to think it’s important. ”  ― Eugene J. McCarthy

srikard:

The Truth About Google Glasses. 


There’s is a fine line between dreams and reality. 

Posted at 8:52am and tagged with: tech, technology, augmented reality, just because,.

srikard:

The Truth About Google Glasses. 
There’s is a fine line between dreams and reality. 

szymon:

Mickey Mouse was born in 1928. Elderly Mickey Mouse by Darick Maasen

Posted at 7:03am and tagged with: just because,.

szymon:

Mickey Mouse was born in 1928. Elderly Mickey Mouse by Darick Maasen

Assassin’s Creed for Kinect Announced!


Fantastic April Fool Video

Posted at 1:35pm and tagged with: just because,.

radstake:

The ultimate Internet Of Things

Posted at 10:48am and tagged with: tech, technology, internet of things, just because,.

radstake:

The ultimate Internet Of Things

thedailyfeed:

So awesome! Seattle’s Space Needle was turned into an Angry Birds “catapult” yesterday in celebration of the Angry Birds Space launch.

Photo by Whittle/Splash News

Posted at 6:07pm and tagged with: tech, technology, gaming, marketing, just because,.

thedailyfeed:

So awesome! Seattle’s Space Needle was turned into an Angry Birds “catapult” yesterday in celebration of the Angry Birds Space launch.
Photo by Whittle/Splash News

szymon:

Chocolate Skulls Gone Nuts from Ruth and Sira García Trigueros

Posted at 7:41am and tagged with: just because,.

szymon:

Chocolate Skulls Gone Nuts from Ruth and Sira García Trigueros
The kids who grew up inside AOL chat rooms and came of age on Facebook have an intuitive understanding of the power of networks that our generation will never have. They are not asking us to fix the problems we left them with. They are asking us not to get in their way as they try to dig themselves out. I think we owe them that.

kickstarter:

VentureBeat did a great piece on what Tim Schafer is doing with the funds raised for Double Fine. Let’s just say, it involves a little more than just making a new game. 

Posted at 8:48am and tagged with: Tech, Technology, Gaming, Just because, Crowdfunding,.