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Richard Boase

Richard Boase is a crypto currency enthusiast and Bitcoin advocate who has been actively involved in the Bitcoin startup scene since mid 2012. He has written for CoinDesk and Bitcoin Magazine, chaired the Bitcoin 2.0 Panel discussion for Cybersalon and ...

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Wessel van Rensburg

Wessel launched RAAK – a social media agency – three years ago. RAAK puts organisations and business in touch with their customers, staff, suppliers through social & digital media. Wessel is a digital and social media strategist. He has 15 ...

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Richard Barbrook

Dr. Richard Barbrook is the author of Pluto Press’s Spring 2007 release Imaginary Futures and has also written a number of highly influential essays on the clash between commerce and cooperation within the Internet, including ‘The Hi-Tech Gift Economy’, ‘Cyber-communism’, ...

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Niki Gomez

Niki has lived and worked in seven countries- across Europe, the US and Asia. She has worked in digital media for 15 years, first as an employee in creative organisations and then as a Marketing Strategy consultant for private and ...

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Poisoning the fruit tree by Wendy Grossman

Originally published on pelicancrossing.net on February 19, 2016 “Why would Apple take this to court?” a TV researcher asked me on Wednesday. He was, of course, referring to Apple’s pushback against a court order telling it to help the FBI access the ...

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Virtual Futures Salon – Neurostimulation – “You seriously thought that evolution would upgrade the brain?”

In this edition of the Virtual Futures Salon we were introduced to Neurostimulation and the different new ways in which we are seeking to develop and change our brains to perform longer, better and in more fun ways. It seems ...

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Recapping what came out of EmpowerHack London 2015

by: Kristin Mathiesen Originally published on EmpowerHack blog   Two months ago, 40 people turned up, almost 90% of them women, to take part in EmpowerHack to build solutions for women and girl refugees using technology. Through the involvement of technology, ...

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The power of us by Wendy Grossman

In her new memoir, Life on the Road, the long-serving equity feminist and campaigner Gloria Steinem writes that decades of campaigning have taught her that, “Voting isn’t the most we can do, but it is the least. To have a democracy, ...

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Reclaim AI – Back-To-The-Humans? – what did we learn?

“Artificial intelligence, robots and strange things” was how Wendy Grossman, a technology journalist and the author of ‘Net.wars’, opened up the last Cybersalon discussion. Even though robots and artificial intelligence seem a modern notion, humans have always dreamt of and ...

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Cybersalon Xmas Lecture – Tuesday 8th of December 2015

Cybersalon Xmas lectures tradition goes back to 1998. Once a year we invite an individual or a startup to highlight an important technological issue, present a critical approach to tech or simply talk about new Internet project that we find ...

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