Government 2025

Rescue:  The response of a Digital Earth

Rescue: The response of a Digital Earth

The CEO had called an emergency company-wide meeting for noon. At precisely that time all screens turned to black, then showed the CEO live, standing knee-deep in the flooded street of a Northern European city. His opening words had been simple. “The sounds of death sometimes start quietly,” he said softly     Worldwide, all the company’s teleportal screens turned black […]

Will governments control tomorrow’s Digital Earth?

Will governments control tomorrow’s Digital Earth?

    Who will control tomorrow’s digital world? What happens in a digital world where there are still countries that fear free speech, that fear the power of individuals? How do we navigate through that? The question of governments that want unlimited control — like China with speech and thought and what people are able to do — is part […]

Is high-tech a bridge to a life you control?

Is high-tech a bridge to a life you control?

    The Expandiverse: Your digital bridge to a life where you’re in control To see a different kind of future, consider what’s missing: A unifying vision and architecture for a digital world that’s based on what you choose — a way that this becomes your world. The Expandiverse was designed to use our coming digital future to help everyone […]

Will the Crisis of Success lead to lockdown?

Will the Crisis of Success lead to lockdown?

     The coming Crisis of Success Humanity’s journey began with our hunter-gatherer ancestors, through mankind’s rise to dominance since the Industrial Revolution, to today’s growing “Crisis of Success.” Within decades we will be a more prosperous planet of 9 billion people whose escalating consumption could threaten the Earth’s biological capacity. Over the coming centuries most of the planet will […]

The urgent need for a Journey to Greatness

The urgent need for a Journey to Greatness

    The urgent need for a Journey to Greatness A Journey to Greatness is being forced on us so we can all thrive and enjoy tomorrow’s world. We and our children have no choice but to become far more capable people and world than we have even imagined we can be. Starting with initial ideas in 2007, years were spent […]

Will universal crisis management become the new normal?

Will universal crisis management become the new normal?

    As we turn into a world of nine billion people the economy will multiply its size over today. Our journey will be driven by humanity’s limitless desires for millennia of unlimited consumption. Yet we will face aging populations, resource shortages and growing ranges of disastrous economic, political and environmental crises. We’re going to need the ability to work together on problems […]

A new stage: Digital becomes real life, with us in control

A new stage: Digital becomes real life, with us in control

    A new stage: Digital becomes real life, with us in control “A world crisis is a turning point that’s happened many times in history. It’s the epic struggle of man versus destiny. Because we’re watching this age of crisis come at us, we’re going to face it head on with new ways to rise to the top.” The […]

New levers to move the world

New levers to move the world

Expandiverse Tech adds a leap-ahead fast finish: Move everyone to the top of the pyramid by making everyone knowing and powerful, with the world’s best abilities and resources. Stop thinking about our limits and start wondering how much we can do.   Arriving from the Future: A new lever to pry open the top This dilemma is also an opportunity to build […]

Rising above our limits: How far can we go?

Rising above our limits: How far can we go?

    Can technology remove today’s ceilings? This is just in time because we’ve discovered a second astounding secret. We’re the people who must overcome today’s “Crises of Success.” We’re the people who create these crises. We’re the people pushing the Earth to its breaking point. Asking us to fix ourselves could be more of a comedy than a hero’s […]

Full speed for profits, reverse gear for people

Full speed for profits, reverse gear for people

    If a generation is 25 years, then only 400 generations separate us from civilization’s birth, about 10,000 years ago. At just 400 generations, we are the biological brothers and sisters of the people who domesticated animals and plants. About 10,000 years ago, in an early hand-tilled field… You feel your sweat drip from your chin as you work […]

Where is the high-tech, wealthy future for all?

Where is the high-tech, wealthy future for all?

    Where’s the wealthy future that should be possible from advanced technology? Advanced societies create most inventions, but they’re turning into barbells with the middle class pushed to the bottom while profits and power moves to the top. We’re overdue for answers. Today’s digital seems cool. Until you realize it’s only just begun and we’re moving too slowly into […]

Emergency:  The climate change floods begin

Emergency: The climate change floods begin

With 9 billion people in 2050 that decade will face crises beyond the scope of today’s institutions. As a Digital Earth we could gain new levels of working together, producing results and delivering them real-time, worldwide. Everyone will receive continuous know-how to overcome problems instantly. Our challenge is to prosper by ascending to a digital world that can produce universal […]

The Crisis of Success has begun

The Crisis of Success has begun

Our growing Crisis of Success comes from who we are: Everyone wants it all, wants it now, and won’t stop. But this problem is an opportunity to use new tech to remove our limits. We’ve discovered an astounding secret. Our greatest achievement is the source of our biggest problems. When the Industrial Revolution began in about 1800, worldwide GDP was about $195 […]

You know surround sound? Now think surround digital

You know surround sound? Now think surround digital

      To find out how far your digital life could expand, today’s choices rely on technologists with crystal balls, politicians with crystal egos and CEO’s with crystal paychecks. We want to know where we’re headed for all sorts of reasons. Some of them are very good ones. As parents you might wonder what will become of your kids. […]

Surveillance in 2025: The coming reality

Surveillance in 2025: The coming reality

    Freedom is an unending journey — when you think you’ve arrived you’re wrong. Americans thought they were free until Edward Snowden showed them that official deceptions, secret court orders and even unimaginable types of surveillance had become normal. Not just in America, but in a growing number of countries around the world. This made the future of surveillance obvious […]

A healthy food example:  How governances expand independent and collective abilities

A healthy food example: How governances expand independent and collective abilities

Imagine human services as something you choose between, from collaborative Governances that share ideas and deliver advancing services at the speed of networks. When we work together vendors will learn the products and services you want. Then Governances’ continuous connections will help deliver them. From healthy food to lifelong education to medical care, self-controlled Governances are human services you choose between so you get […]

Digital Governances: New collaborative ways to succeed

Digital Governances: New collaborative ways to succeed

Many no longer believe governments can improve the world or deliver on their promises. Expandiverse Governances enable collaborative actions that turn needs into results. When you find and work with others who share your goals, you can reach them together. Governances create an aspirational world: Needs are turned into visible, measurable actions that fit your goals. An example is healthy food. […]

Will countries remain important?

Will countries remain important?

Tomorrow’s digital world will be trans-border. As we grow into global lives we will continuously connect, work and digitally live anywhere we choose. But nations, governments and laws are limited to their physical geography and borders. An inevitable divergence will develop between limited national laws and governments, and tomorrow’s digital people.     The Internet began as a U.S. government […]