In an open system, diversity – of thought, experience, and need – provide the energy required for growth and change. It’s the beauty of an open system and the beauty of an open API.
Sometimes I just want the digital world to mimic the analog world. Exactly. It’s rare, but there are times that I don’t want an “vast improvement.” And I don’t want innovation. I just want to continue doing what I’ve always done, without having to change my behavior. I just want to do the same thing, only digitally. And this is the hope I have for the iPad for one specific task – my to do lists.
We need an entirely new approach to change. This audio post was prompted by Ben Martin’s “Snap Wrap” of the Society of National Association Publications Lunch & Learn.