It’s time to revisit the report from the Knight Commission on Information Needs and recognize what’s been accomplished while determining what needs to happen next.
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I’ve had a chance over the last two months to read an advance copy of the new book from Chris Brogan and Julien Smith, “The Impact Equation.” Well, I read it – twice – and finally got around to putting my thoughts about it down digitally. Short version – it’s good, y’all!
Perhaps the question that should be asked as the character limit is expanded by Facebook for status updates is not is it enough space, but if the race to become the ultimate one-stop shop is reaching a climax or just starting to heat up?
I couldn’t help writing a piece about what some recent events have got me thinking about in terms of online communication and presence. Thankfully, now I’ve got a map to look at to give me hope that I’m not completely crazy in how I want to approach life (and a reminder of the true gift of humanity).
So maybe traveling through time and space may not be an option just yet, but old phone booths can help us bridge the digital divide and remain functional as information hubs.