Lifestyle 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 […]

Migrate the global economy to a Digital Earth

Migrate the global economy to a Digital Earth

The world has become today’s supply chain, and vice-versa. Their combination is transformed by running them as one real-time Digital Earth.     You turn quickly to the large teleportal at the front of the room and say, “Let’s start with our manufacturing and logistics teams.” Pressing a pre-selected focus on the teleportal tablet in your hand, the large teleportal displays a split screen with […]

The morning of a day that feels normal. Until it isn’t.

The morning of a day that feels normal. Until it isn’t.

In the future your screens will follow you, keep you up to speed, informed and continuously connected. Our digital world will be more accessible and powerful than the physical world. Every day will still feel like every other day. Until it isn’t. One morning in the future… Dawn breaks slowly. You wake gently to melodies from an angelic harp, softly […]

Governances:  Self-governing communities, with variations for everyone

Governances: Self-governing communities, with variations for everyone

Continuous online communities — new kinds of “governances” — will add larger and more powerful solutions. With Expandiverse Technology everyone can rise to greatness, so greatness will become normal.   A coming Expandiverse component is continuous online Governances. These are organized groups that can engage in any profitable business, or nonprofit charity. They can be local in a neighborhood, or worldwide […]

Double date with a couple from South Africa:  Ride the Iditarod, or party at Carnival in Rio?

Double date with a couple from South Africa: Ride the Iditarod, or party at Carnival in Rio?

Time to let go. Literally. You and Leah, your wife, dressed for a party at Carnival in Rio. You went to your 10-foot wall-size teleportal, set its video to saturated colors with special effects, switched the surround speakers to concert and dimmed the room’s lights.     In a second you and Leah connect with your South African double date. […]

The unlimited world includes Today’s Devices plus Augmented and Virtual Reality

The unlimited world includes Today’s Devices plus Augmented and Virtual Reality

Imagine a you-centered Digital Earth of the future. It recognizes and follows you from screen to screen. Your continuous connections move you to the top of society’s pyramid by making you knowing and powerful. Humanity’s combined knowledge, resources and abilities are at your fingertips. And billions of others… In three stages your devices will take you across the bridge to this Digital Earth: Stage 1 — Today: […]

Aware and sharing networks help everyone start from the bottom, and rise

Aware and sharing networks help everyone start from the bottom, and rise

What changes when our screens and networks know us, learn from us and respond to us? Like GPS, our best paths to success will be learned and turned into Active Knowledge that can be delivered to everyone. When Active Knowledge and the sharing economy work together, everyone will have access to humanity’s combined abilities, tools and resources. Tech’s products, services and digital […]

An Economy where everyone can work worldwide

An Economy where everyone can work worldwide

Amita Kanoor used her screens as “teleportals” that took her instantly everywhere on Earth. As a Human Resources manager for a global company, she used the large screen on her left to post the company’s open jobs all over the world. The screen on her right showed filtered and ranked applicants for the posted jobs. She hired for the new normal economy, […]

Global supply chain collaboration:  Fix data problems with an Asian Supplier

Global supply chain collaboration: Fix data problems with an Asian Supplier

Alert and Connection Evelyn Johnston glanced at her screen when she heard a metallic “ping!” from her computer’s speakers. She hadn’t heard that penetrating tone in weeks, but knew its importance. Before she could turn to her computer she heard two more “pings!”, one from her tablet and one from her phone. It signaled a serious supply chain problem, nothing […]

Solve a Supply Chain Breakdown Immediately

Solve a Supply Chain Breakdown Immediately

It happened on one of the world’s most advanced automobile assembly lines. The kind that costs almost a million dollars per hour if it’s forced to stop. They had a real problem on their hands — the wrong part caused the line to shut down at one of the world’s largest automobile final assembly lines. The line manager’s job was to keep the line running, but […]

Always on services:  The personal, real-time Service Economy

Always on services: The personal, real-time Service Economy

    A Digital Earth offers small businesses new ways to capture central positions in their customers’ lives. Consider a local pediatrician who cares for children. Today she provides medical services through doctor appointments. Tomorrow she could include her patients in her own “Digital Medical Services Organization” (DMSO) that shares an always on services and products business. Its focus will be raising […]

In B2B, make your customers the world’s best at everything

In B2B, make your customers the world’s best at everything

    How could you be the world’s best salesperson, then keep advancing quickly in everything you and your customers do? You won’t need to schedule a meeting for next Tuesday, fly to that city, then drive there through traffic while hoping the right people actually show up or take the time. Instead, you will be able to say, “Hey! Do […]

8.1.5 Know the truth when you experience it personally, anywhere in the world (3:10 length)

INTERVIEWER: Would physical venues promote themselves as Expandiverse-friendly or Expandiverse-ready? DAN ABELOW: The family of devices, the teleportals includes remote teleportals. Remote teleportals are designed to be access points to bring places and experiences not just to you but to large numbers of people. They’re broadcast points so that bars can have multiple remote teleportals. Or operas or events of […]

8.1.4 Feel like you’re really there, when you live everywhere (video: 2:00)

INTERVIEWER: What does Expandiverse open to me as an individual that would have been fairly remote, if not impossible for me and for many people who maybe don’t even have the resources to make that trip? What changes? DAN ABELOW: The Expandiverse is really the shift from being in a physical world and living locally and only having the opportunity […]

8.1.3 Live the new global: Go. Do. Experience. Grow. Share. (1:41 length)

INTERVIEWER: There is this big event happening in Australia. I don’t have time to travel to Australia. It’s 24 hours of real travel time each way. It’s opera, the Australian Opera House in Sydney. Then there is an event happening in China, it’s the Chinese New Year. Gosh! I’d love to be in Beijing to experience that. Is that possible […]

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 […]