Curating Content To Support Learning About Humanity's Transition

This content was posted on  15 Apr 13  by   The Long Now Foundation  on  Podcast
Nicholas Negroponte – Beyond Digital

It’s far easier to predict the future when you are helping make and distribute it. Nicholas Negroponte exemplifies this with his notable accomplishments, including co-founding the MIT Media Lab, being the first investor in WIRED magazine, and co-founding the One Laptop Per Child program.

His 01995 book “Being Digital” gave a glimpse into the world we now occupy–complete with wireless, touch screens, ebooks and personalized news. In this talk, “Beyond Digital”, Negroponte will once again give us a glimpse of the possibilities that lie ahead.

“Beyond Digital” was given on April 17, 02013 as part of Long Now’s Seminar series. The series was started in 02003 to build a compelling body of ideas about long-term thinking from some of the world’s leading thinkers. The Seminars take place in San Francisco and are curated and hosted by Stewart Brand. To follow the talks, you can:

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