How do you tell the difference between a sea change and a ripple in the water? Is a peacenik baboon, a man in a dress, or a cuddly fox a sign of things to come? Or just a flukey outlier from the norm? Is there ever really even a norm? In this hour we examine three stories that reframe our sense of normalcy.
This guy draws connections between everything, it’s a pleasure just listening to him talk. Part way in this talk becomes about wisdom of the crowd, connections, and what it means for new technology (in a web context mostly). There’s a transcript and slides if you’d rather: http://2008.dconstruct.org/schedule/JeremyKeith.php#talk