Category: Wearables

Presentations, extra podcasts and videos of my talks: redefining the relationship of humans and machines (London #2015GLS and more).

Here are the slides from my presentations in London yesterday; both on the topic of how exponential technologies are impacting humanity. UPDATE: the videos just went online – you can watch all of them via the LBS site.  My talk is embedded below. Update 2: the video of my talk at the ...

Mary Meeker's 2015 Internet Trends: great food for thought and a goldmine of intel

Every year, Mary Meeker delivers her masterpieces – the latest one is here. 2015 Internet Trends Report from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers   Here are some key moments and my comments: So true – we are going beyond software as means-to-an-end; now great software has to be an experience and egg-on ...

New video: my opening keynote presentation at the ITU Telecom World Leadership Summit for the Future in Doha, Dec 7, 2014

Take a look at all related ITU Future Summit resources and links here Download the slides: ITU Future Summit Gerd Leonhard Opening Presentation-web

▶ Good video: CES 2015: The Internet of Everything Showcase (Qualcomm) – YouTube

via ▶ CES 2015: The Internet of Everything Showcase – YouTube and found via MobileSyrup Cool video. Not sure I want to actually LIVE in this kind of world though – talk about outsourcing your brain:))) Some related images from my previous slideshows

Leadership Summit for the Future at ITU TeleWorld Doha December 7, 2014 (curated by Gerd Leonhard): complete program announced today

The ‘Leadership Summit for the Future’ event at this year’s ITU is going to be fantastic, and it is a great pleasure to serve as curator and moderator.  Please note that this an internal ITU / invitation-only event; please contact the ITU staff directly if you are interested in more information. Download ...

▶ At Home with the World’s Most Connected Man | Mashable – YouTube (made me think)

▶ At Home with the World’s Most Connected Man | Mashable – YouTube. Very scary stuff from Chris Dancy “I love the idea of self-surveillance” “The more affluent you are the more private you can be” Read more Images also via Mashable

Stepping Out: a report on Fitbit, via The New Yorker (recommended reading)

I was travelling myself when I got my Fitbit, and because the tingle feels so good, not just as a sensation but also as a mark of accomplishment, I began pacing the airport rather than doing what I normally do, which is sit in the waiting area, wondering which of ...

The coming TeleMedia Ecosystem, Mobile2020 my presentations at TeleCruise 2014 Oslo

Here are my slides from today’s TeleCruise event in Oslo. New TeleMedia ecosystem Gerd Leonhard Telecruise final-web  6MB PDF Owncloud (same file)   Dropbox version (same file).  Check out the Flickr best-of-slides UPDATE: here are the MOBILE2020 slides (second talk): Mobile 2020 Futurist Gerd Leonhard Telecruise-web Download via Dropbox (same file) 6MB PDF     ...

My latest guest post on on wearable tech vs privacy, and: why Google Glass has a nude beach problem

In context with the launch of TheFutureShow and the first episode on what I call privacy failure, my latest guest post on CNN just went live. Here are some snippets: Imagine a world where computing becomes invisible, like your thoughts. A world where the interface between our senses, our minds and ...


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