The Inevitable – Understanding the 12 Forces that will Shape Our Future

Kevin Kelly is one of the founders of the technology magazine Wired and has written books as New Rules for the New Economy, Out of Control and What Technology wants. In this book The Inevitable – Understanding the 12 Forces that will Shape Our Future he describes the 12 forces that he sees is changing our world and how it has already begun. The book is published in 2016 and the approach of choosing forces to show how our world is forming works very well. Each Chapter both contains of facts that support Kelly’s reason to choose each force and creations of examples to illustrate what our daily life could look like in the future, when the force has shaped things even more. He also brings examples of earlier changes that today seams so natural but at that time was quite new. This combination works well due to the facts that Kelly brings forward and how it might be accelerated by use of examples of fiction, that might become our future. To read it in a book makes you want to reflect and support the idea of trying to understand the future so you can prepare yourself.