What Comes Next Is the Future is now available for free on the web!
Just in time for the holidays: What Comes Next Is the Future, my documentary film about the web, just got easier to watch. That's right: anyone, anywhere in the world... Read more
Film Screenings in Your Area
Want What Comes Next Is the Future to come to your town?
Now that the film has premiered here in Pittsburgh, it's available to screen all over the place! Whether... Read more
Trailer 2 Is Out!
The Premiere Is In Sight
Good morning everyone! It's been a while since I've sent you an update, but I've been very busy in the meantime! The film is well... Read more
Sponsors On the Website
Oh, right, and by the way: all website-level sponsors of the film are now listed on the What Comes Next Is the Future website!
Thanks again to everyone for... Read more
Back From the Bay Area
My recent trip to the Bay Area was a huge success. I managed to get great interviews with all the people I'd planned to meet, as well as... Read more
T-shirts Are Live on Cotton Bureau!
Just a note that if you didn't get a t-shirt reward, now is your chance to get one on Cotton Bureau! Not only, but that we have hoodies... Read more
Shirts Are Happening!
Guess what y'all? After months of creative block, we finally landed on a t-shirt design for the movie that we're happy with!
Now we're working with the printer to get... Read more
The Progress We've Made
It's been far too long since my last update – so hey, what have I been doing?
Since funding has completed, I've upgraded all my recording gear considerably,... Read more
Stretch Goal: $75,000 – More UK & Europe
What do you think guys? You want to see the UK and Europe better represented in the doc? Heck, me too!
If we can move the needle up to $75,000,... Read more
Who Would You Like to See Interviewed?
We've got a pretty respectable list of future interviewees already, but we know it could be even better!
If you'd like to see an interview with someone that... Read more
What Comes Next Is the Future: Extended Trailer!
Hey there friends!
Since we've reached our funding early, here's a little treat. This is the extended, 10-minute trailer I put together for ArtifactConf in Austin.
It has all the... Read more
We Did It, Folks – We're Making a Movie!!!!!!!
Well, my friends, we did it! We made our funding with a day and a half to spare!
Thank you all so much for your support! This is the sort... Read more
Josh Clark talks about the uncontrollable nature of the web
Josh Clark talks about the web as an uncontrollable force:
The Final Stretch: What Comes Next Is We Get Funded!
Wow, everybody. Just wow. You guys rocked it yesterday!
We started Wednesday at just over 50% funding, and now we're at 85%!And it's all thanks to you good people.... Read more
Ethan Marcotte talks about where the web is headed
Ethan Marcotte, creator of responsive web design, talks about where he sees the web going in this clip:
Kevin M. Hoffman discusses standards and the internet of things
And just to double-down on our new reward "Lunch with Kevin M. Hoffman," here's Kevin talking about standards and the internet of things. Isn't he great? Wouldn't you just love... Read more
Reward Updates: We're magnifying this jazz!
OK, folks, it's time to put some heat on this project and get it funded!
To assist, we've cranked up the rewards a bit. Remember, if you like these guys... Read more
Content strategist Sara Wachter Boettcher talks about imperfection on the web
Content strategist Sara Wachter Boettcher talks about the web as an imperfect medium:
Happy Cog's Greg Hoy on content delivery
Greg Hoy, CEO of Happy Cog, talks about how we'll consume content in the future:
Jason Grigsby on his first impression of the web
Jason Grigsby relays his first impression of the web, and how that's held up for him.
Jeffrey Zeldman on discovering web design
Jeffrey Zeldman, founder of Happy Cog, talks about discovering web design as a career.
Stephen Hay: History of the Web
Stephen Hay give us the 10-second history of the web in this clip from What Comes Next Is the Future:
Bonus content: Jenn Lukas unboxes her internet nail polish subscription!
Jenn Lukas is not only an amazing front-end developer, she also cracks us up. Though this footage likely doesn't have a place in the movie proper, we thought it... Read more
Corporate Sponsorships Clarified!
It turns out my last update was slightly inaccurate! So we decided to clarify things, and make them a little better while we're at it.
There are now... Read more
New Interviewees, Rewards, and Corporate Sponsorships
We had a heck of start in our first week, already raising 29% of our initial goal in 5 days. The majority of that is due to your... Read more