ted dan tapscott
693 days ago
 

Four principles for the open world [VIDEO]

How often are we told that open travel systems will fuel innovation and then spearhead how the engine room behind the industry (ie technology) will evolve over time.

Quite a lot.

Open APIs, developer networks, hackathons, access to code and then create apps on global platforms (Facebook et al)

Here, author Don Tapscott takes a step back to outline how at a philosophical level this wider acceptance of openness in the digital world (and a generation with the open web running through their veins and psyche) might play out in the wider economy, socially and culturally.

Good TED talk from the summer:

 
 
Kevin May

About the Writer :: Kevin May

Kevin May is editor and a co-founder of Tnooz. He was previously editor of UK-based magazine Travolution for nearly four years and web editor of Media Week UK from 2003 to 2005.

He has also worked in regional newspapers (Essex Enquirer) and started his career in journalism at the Police Gazette at New Scotland Yard in London. He has a degree in criminology and a postgraduate diploma in magazine journalism.

 

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  1. Norm

    Hey, love your content but wanted to point out that its Don not Dan Tapscott.

     
    • Sean O'Neill

      Sean O'Neill

      Thanks for the catch, Norm. We’ve corrected the typo, above.

       
 
 

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