Just a brief not to let you know that the web site for the Shifting Hong Kong retreat with systems theorist Errvin Laszlo is now up. Those passionate about the futures of Hong Kong, and indeed the world, should not miss it! You can find out more here:
Things have been quiet around here lately, but I will be back with some exciting news and blog posts in the near future. In particular, I will be writing about a very readable and important book, The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains, by Nicholas Carr. It outlines all the latest research about how the internet is turning us into robotic, shallow thinkers, and retarding the capacity for analysis, long-term memory, deep insight and reflectivity.