Smart Cities

Shenzhen is Silicon Valley of Future cities

I can see this is a juggernaut, not dissimilar to capitalism around the world. The IT revolution is here.  Yet I see them on their computers focused on this cyber world unaware of the climate changes outside and the family breakdown fostering the real social isolation and mental health issues. Are Smart Cities intelligent?… Continue reading

Are SMART Cities Intelligent Design or Intelligence by Design?

The heading is symptomatic of how I feel about this issue.  Are SMART Cities Intelligent Design or Intelligence by Design?  The latter is what I believe it is about.  I refer to Edward Snowden and Julian Assange who have warned the global community about surveillance, it is the core issue beyond… Continue reading

Internet of Things or Surveillance of Everything

For myself I will be upgrading to the inner net of no thing.  In no thing is everything in my view.  Imagine that whilst you still can.  Do we become Smart or intelligent?

I see the words ‘internet of things’ and this is the connectivity that in my view disconnects our humanity.… Continue reading

Charting a New Course of REAL HOPE for the Future of Infinite Possibility

I felt inspired to write about the future from the future looking back.  The wonder of poetry I can time travel in my heart envisaging REAL HOPE


Charting a New Course of REAL HOPE for the Future of Infinite Possibility


I am in the future looking back,

Full Spectrum Dominance was barely… Continue reading

Smart Cities in the Future – No Privacy, Own Nothing in 2030

I think the original intent of these ideas was efficiency but the problem is the greed of those who wish to control, or as some call it, Full Spectrum Dominance.  I have issues with artificial intelligence taking jobs, however, if artificial intelligence removed corruption that would be amenable to me.  That is they… Continue reading

Smart Cities Documentary

Are Smart Cities smart? Is sustainability about technology?  Or is it about human beings learning to live their true nature.  If the latter should we be self sufficient, using clean technologies to supplement lives that are self determining rather than plugged into sophisticated IT systems where the price paid is privacy?  That… Continue reading

Mohandas Gandhi

“Nobody can hurt me without my permission.”