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I understand and support your vision, Chris, as you know.
But all too often the fact that an idea or system is superior to it's predecessor has little to do with it's survival chances, in a world where communications is highly controlled.
What is emerging - as what I seen described as the 'adjacent possible' - are complementary systems which people adopt consensually because 'they work'.

Perhaps I'm too far removed from the field of play, but I see many excellent ideas that are effectively rfendered invisible to wenough of the population that they are stillborn.

If you can't see it's there, it's not.

And I fail to see social media as a solution. It's an oxymoron.

Capitalism searches out the darkest corners of human potential, and mainlines them.

by geezer in Paris (risico at wanadoo(flypoop)fr) on Thu Dec 23rd, 2010 at 12:06:56 PM EST
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