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futurescope:

Kevin Kelly — Tricks For Predicting The Future

Forget all those fancy trend reports and hyperbolic tech outlooks of consulting firms. Rather spend an hour with Kevin Kelly — founding executive editor of Wired magazine — (plus Paul Saffo) and learn all about the most important foresight tweaks and tricks:

  • Follow the Free
  • Attention Wastage
  • New Slang
  • Extrapolations
  • White Spaces
  • Unthinkables
  • Scenarios
  • Reverse time machines
  • Listen to technology
  • Repeat patterns
  • Second-order effects
  • Generalize this

Worth a watch.

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