28 Sep

Exponential change – WOW

  • By Eelco Lodewijks
  • / Blog

SELF DRIVE CARS or DRONES Electric Vehicles (EV’s) are here to stay, as they last 5x longer and are 10x cheaper to run.  “Fully automated” level 5 driverless cars will be the norm with 5-10 years.  Due to the above, vehicle manufacturers like Mercedes, BMW, Volkswagen, are getting…

21 Sep

Education in South Africa

  • By Eelco Lodewijks
  • / Blog

TECHNOLOGY IS OUTPACING EDUCATION Mid 2018, Singularity University’s Exponential Medicine department estimated that medical knowledge was doubling every 75 days, thanks to new technologies and tools, including sensors, data mining and artificial intelligence.  This will get faster with time. So, let us look ten or 15 years ahead…

14 Sep

TECHNOLOGY is outpacing REGULATION We all know that new technologies are literally sprung on us daily, and most are both re-inventing the way we do things and manifesting in previously uncharted space.  Another problem with such ground-breaking technologies, is that we cannot anticipate all their future uses and…

07 Sep

EXPONENTIAL CHANGE – WOW Few realise how fast our world is changing, but it is “critical” that you understand this.  To put the “sheer power” of exponentially accelerating change in perspective, let us use an illustration.  We can all imagine how far “30 steps” would take us.  Now…