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live casting to the TorCamp chat swarm:

 

[6/1/2007 5:37:11 PM] Thomas Purves says: good our products gossip with one another

[6/1/2007 5:38:03 PM] Thomas Purves says: on the tube bored i could read the gossip and tacit knowledge of my appliances

[6/1/2007 5:38:24 PM] Thomas Purves says: what if our products learned from their elders and betters

[6/1/2007 5:38:55 PM] Thomas Purves says: what if you brough new products home and they defaulted to deferign to the older products in your house to know how to behave in this environment

[6/1/2007 5:39:24 PM] Thomas Purves says: cultural transmission is very important thing

[6/1/2007 5:40:08 PM] Thomas Purves says: [me: humans would be a pretty lame product if not for cultural transmission we receive after being 'delivered']

[6/1/2007 5:41:47 PM] Thomas Purves says: i wonder if we would be happier with products if we knew it had goals. l

[6/1/2007 5:42:49 PM] Thomas Purves says: there's watches that aspire to greater things

[6/1/2007 5:43:10 PM] Thomas Purves says: high level motivations are important for mental modeling of responses

[6/1/2007 5:43:22 PM] Thomas Purves says: so products should display their ambitions

[6/1/2007 5:44:53 PM] Thomas Purves says: most sports are about tidying up, putting stuff back where it's supposed to be

[6/1/2007 5:44:57 PM] Thomas Purves says: put the ball in the hole

[6/1/2007 5:45:12 PM] Thomas Purves says: tennis is a sport about disagreeing over who touched the ball last

[6/1/2007 5:46:39 PM] Thomas Purves says: so make cleaning a game

[6/1/2007 5:47:41 PM] Thomas Purves says: making vacuum game that you spread little balls on your floor pick up the yellow ones but avoid the red ones. unless you get a blue one then you have 15sec to get as many red ones as possible! call in VacMan i'd buy that

[6/1/2007 5:48:14 PM] Thomas Purves says: [gorgeous hand sketched slides]

 

Matt Webb: www.reboot.dk/person-1454-en.html

Shulze: www.reboot.dk/person-1439-en.html (design)

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