[DMSC] Readings: Next decade of the web


You have to be open to sharing your data. ... You have to be totally transparent. - Kevin Kelly, 2007.

Interesting the things he says about relationships between data and identity... especially when relating it to the things Ruben has told me as he developed the new Jekyll version of his blog, meticulously coding in the metadata.

Interestingly I think we've probably already achieved the idea that we will be co-dependent ('always on') and in less than 5000 days, yet there's still some resistance to the idea of us being the machine, in living in the world that is just one large machine that we interact with - not that it isn't one already. There isn't a chip embedded into everything, but maybe one day there will be...?