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Toward Patterns of Creativity by Merlin Mann

Merlin Mann is on to something with his thoughts on creativity. But then, I’ve advocated daily creative work for a couple of years now to anyone who would listen.

Daily creative efforts are a Jonbar Hinge.

Juan Enriquez On The Ultimate Reboot

This is something I’ve been expecting to see: a speculative viewpoint on the near future which accounts for both the current economic malaise and pending major advances in human technology. I don’t completely agree with some of assertions made in the presentation (for example, the hyperinflation of the dollar in the near term), but Mr. Enriquez does believably tie together the narratives supplied by Nassim Taleb, Craig Venter, Vernor Vinge, and Ray Kurzweil — among many others — in a humorous, thoughtful manner.

The Auteur Theory of Design by John Gruber

Followers of John Gruber at Daring Fireball may already be aware of the underpinnings of the theory presented in this video. Even so, you should watch it for the eloquence of statement.