Steven Vedro worked for thirty years as a technology planning consultant for public television stations and universities. His book, Digital Dharma: A User’s Guide to Expanding Consciousness in the Age of the Infosphere, uses the technologies of the Infosphere as metaphors on the path of evolving “teleconsciousness.” Vedro is an Elder in the Mankind Project and an initiate of the Ruhaniat Sufi Order. His blog is teleconsciousness.blogspot.com, and his Rumi-inspired poems are at myblessingcircle.com. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
by Steven Vedro
Rapid advances in media and communication technology are rewiring our brains while challenging our capacity to process a relentless onslaught of new stimuli. More than a “stew of electromagnetic noise,” it’s a sign that we’re moving toward cooperative intelligence and planetary cocreation.