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CREATIVE ACCIDENTS | Dave Trott's Blog

CREATIVE ACCIDENTS | Dave Trott's Blog | Write The Future | Scoop.it
  John Webster was my creative director for 10 years. He taught me most of what I know. He told me I had one big flaw. “Your commercials are as good as they’re
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Finding out what matters to you

Finding out what matters to you | Write The Future | Scoop.it
More United is a new movement giving you to a direct influence over politics. Our plan is to crowdfund to support political candidates who stand by our values, regardless of their party. Learn more on our website.
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Machine age: robots in disguise and the season’s hottest trends in our Style Special, out now | Fashion | Wallpaper* Magazine

Machine age: robots in disguise and the season’s hottest trends in our Style Special, out now | Fashion | Wallpaper* Magazine | Write The Future | Scoop.it
Tony Chambers introduces Wallpaper’s September 2017 fashion issue, filled to the brim with forward-thinking trends, and designs from tomorrow’s worlds
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My Neighbors are Voting for Trump and It's Not Because They're Rednecks

My Neighbors are Voting for Trump and It's Not Because They're Rednecks | Write The Future | Scoop.it
East Texas voters aren't going for Trump because they're stupid, writes Joe Lansdale, but because they like the fear-based mythology of the Trump show.
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Renewable energy: 7 spectacular structures you could soon spot in our seas

Renewable energy: 7 spectacular structures you could soon spot in our seas | Write The Future | Scoop.it
Renewable energy: Expect an astonishingly different ocean view.
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How to Criticize with Kindness: Philosopher Daniel Dennett on the Four Steps to Arguing Intelligently

How to Criticize with Kindness: Philosopher Daniel Dennett on the Four Steps to Arguing Intelligently | Write The Future | Scoop.it
"Just how charitable are you supposed to be when criticizing the views of an opponent?"
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How Technology Hijacks People’s Minds — from a Magician and Google’s Design Ethicist

How Technology Hijacks People’s Minds — from a Magician and Google’s Design Ethicist | Write The Future | Scoop.it
Estimated reading time: 12 minutes.
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Beyond capitalism and socialism: could a new economic approach save the planet?

Beyond capitalism and socialism: could a new economic approach save the planet? | Write The Future | Scoop.it
A holistic approach to the economy is necessary to avoid social, environmental and economic collapse, according to a new report by the Capital Institute
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Competition Among Women: Myth and Reality

Competition Among Women: Myth and Reality | Write The Future | Scoop.it
Women seem to have a reputation for being “catty” and competitive with other women, unlike how men behave with other men. This is a curious notion, esp
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Engineers have found a way to harvest wind energy from trees

Engineers have found a way to harvest wind energy from trees | Write The Future | Scoop.it
Imagine if a world full of forests generated all the energy we need - a new technology could make it a reality.
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Futurists grade Blade Runner 2049's vision of the future

Futurists grade Blade Runner 2049's vision of the future | Write The Future | Scoop.it
Blade Runner 2049, in particular, provides an unnerving idea for what Los Angeles will unfold into about three decades from now.
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I, robot: the machines are here and have us in their sights | Fashion | Wallpaper* Magazine

I, robot: the machines are here and have us in their sights | Fashion | Wallpaper* Magazine | Write The Future | Scoop.it
‘Robots’ is showing at the London Science Museum until 3 September. It will then show at the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester from 19 October 2017 to 15 April 2018 as part of the Manchester Science Festival. For more information, visit the London Science Museum website
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The Big Green Bang: how renewable energy became unstoppable

The Big Green Bang: how renewable energy became unstoppable | Write The Future | Scoop.it
The shift to cleaner power is disrupting entire industries. Will the 21st century be the last one for fossil fuels?
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What I learned from analyzing the top 252 Medium stories of 2016

What I learned from analyzing the top 252 Medium stories of 2016 | Write The Future | Scoop.it
Medium may be struggling to find a sustainable business model, but they have years worth of funding left, and more readers than ever. Medium isn’t going away any time soon. So instead, let’s focus on…
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Ada Lovelace Day 2016 -- A Celebration Of Women In Science And Technology

Ada Lovelace Day 2016 -- A Celebration Of Women In Science And Technology | Write The Future | Scoop.it
Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016 is Ada Lovelace Day 2016, an international celebration of Women in Science and Technology. I caught up with founder Suw Charman-Anderson to find out more about the big day.
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How Theresa May can seize the Brexit revolution

How Theresa May can seize the Brexit revolution | Write The Future | Scoop.it
How Conservatives can seize the Brexit revolution
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Micro-conference Write The Future set to Return this Summer - Geek Syndicate

Micro-conference Write The Future set to Return this Summer - Geek Syndicate | Write The Future | Scoop.it
First trialed in 2013, the Arthur C. Clarke Award-curated conference is set to return this year.
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How Technology Hijacks People’s Minds — from a Magician and Google’s Design Ethicist

How Technology Hijacks People’s Minds — from a Magician and Google’s Design Ethicist | Write The Future | Scoop.it
Estimated reading time: 12 minutes.
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Resources | Not for people like me?

Resources | Not for people like me? | Write The Future | Scoop.it
Under-represented groups in science, technology and engineering. A summary of the evidence: the facts, the fiction and what we should do next
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Anonymous is building a site to kill Facebook

Anonymous is building a site to kill Facebook | Write The Future | Scoop.it
A new social network, backed by members of Anonymous, hopes to take on Facebook and the other social media giants with a commitment to privacy, security and transparency about how posts are promoted.
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Where Your iPhone Goes to Die (and Be Reborn)

Where Your iPhone Goes to Die (and Be Reborn) | Write The Future | Scoop.it
At a dedicated factory with 24-hour security in an undisclosed location in Hong Kong, iPhones are being carefully and meticulously destroyed.
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Neil Gaiman: Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaming

Neil Gaiman: Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaming | Write The Future | Scoop.it
A lecture explaining why using our imaginations, and providing for others to use theirs, is an obligation for all citizens
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