Environmentalists are becoming increasingly aware that efforts to increase efficiency actually cause overall energy use to rise, a phenomenon known as Jevon’s Paradox. However, the paradox can be understood as the healthy behavior of energy-using products. For information products – cell phones, smart phones and the Internet, abundant, inexpensive supplies of energy are essential to raise our global wealth and enable people everywhere to create their own wealth.
From Edge Perspectives with John Hagel Even though he doesn’t identify himself as such, John Hagel is one of the most…
The question for constructal infonomics is to identify the flows of information-energy that characterize blockchains and develop predictive capability to understand and potentially direct the technology development into practical and useful businesses.
This phase of blockchain evolution is much like the computer technology world of the 70s and 80s. Lured by a few early successes, investors are jumping in without the benefit of vetting, regulation or even track records.