A new New World is emerging. This is an allusion to Samuel de Champlain who in 1608, when founding the site of Québec City, stated « This is a new world » compared to the Europe from which he had departed.
Throughout history, mankind has lived through several eras created by the combination of three driving forces : population, space-and-time and information (see the diagram below) :
After 2020 (?)
Here is a phantasmagoric vision of a world wherein bio-mechanics meets the human and the machine ; the morphing forces of Eros and Thanatos :
(Hans R. Giger, 1977)
Revolution does not happen when society adopts new technologies, it happens when society adopt new behaviours.
Clay Shirky, Here Comes Everybody.