This infographic showing what happens in 60 seconds didn’t set out to visualize the Attention Economy I discussed in the book All is Social but inadvertently achieved that very well. Consider this, in the next 60 seconds all of this is going to happen and your marketing message, your product launch, your idea is just one of these things. How will you become relevant?
The Intentional Cloud: Say What You Mean, Become What You Say
We can’t manage or control the data clouds that form our own identities as well as we’d like. The active services that will put us in charge of our stuff mostly don’t exist yet. But they’ll come, and our personal clouds will be more than just passive stores of data. Agents in the cloud will protect our data, mediate access to it, help us form our identities, and — in collaboration with agents that manage other personal clouds — help us form our reputations.