FUTURE

by Ilya Petrov

Shaping better future
for human-kind businesses and for the good of the planet
via analytics and imagination

Science

  • Story of your life. 1. Life is a conversation

    Life is a conversation. Buying groceries. Asking for directions. Begging your mom to stay longer at a friend’s place. Convincing a coach that you are worth being on the first team. Flirting with your wife-to-be on the very first date. Joking with the best buddies over a beer. Pitching a 100 euros raise to your […]

  • So we learn from that too…

    There are two ways to look at people.As animals, driven by hunger.As homo sapiens, driven by a different type of hunger,hunger for knowledge. I’m certain Humans are born with anxiety about the unknown.While not fighting for survival, we spend our liveseither filling the voidor doing everything to distract ourselves, to avoid the feeling of internal […]

  • Stupid questions to blockworlds

    Recently I’ve spent a decent amount of hours in several most popular metaverse/blockchain worlds. I was expecting to see no less than a construction site of the future. It felt like walking across Saturday market square on a Sunday morning: commercial and lifeless. Here are my (NOT an expert’s) questions to this: from questionable ownership to poor creators’ toolkits.

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Instagram Trends 2022

  • Maximalist fashion takes over
  • Minimalist faces and natural beauty
  • Finally ready for social and AR shopping

Garden Trends 2022

  • Maximalist fashion takes over
  • Minimalist faces and natural beauty
  • Finally ready for social and AR shopping

Ecosystem Consumer Experience Trends

  • Maximalist fashion takes over
  • Minimalist faces and natural beauty
  • Finally ready for social and AR shopping

Fiction

  • Wasted. Learning Unity via doing

    It’s not my first project, but it’s a special one for sure. Once I’ve started my indie game dev journey, I’ve realised that I need to learn a lot. What is the best way of learning? Well, doing things. The task was supposed to be diverse enough to try different algorithms and complicated enough to […]