illustration of a phone sleeping in a bed. By Frits Ahlefeldt

Could we become less addicted to our phones by designing small beds to them, using the old association technique of mapping the need of letting people sleep, onto our phones, or is it just another gadget to fix a gadget?

Drawing of a man with beard and spear, to a businessman with umbrella, to a selfie taking modern man. illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

Thoughts on how we went from spear throwing warriors, over self-sheltering businessmen, to become the modern Selfie taking man

hiker recharging mobile phone on gas station like power station. illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

7. March – If we move from fueling our cars, to fuel our phones instead, and continue on foot, it could be a good thing both for us and the environment

Huge wave approaching a business man on his phone with an umbrella to face the unexpected. Illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

6. March 2019 – The approaching sea level rise, with walls of water heading for our cities is so scary that most of us simply ignore it

illustration of man and woman sitting on suitcase that is self driving. Drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt

5. March 2019 – Simple living is one of the things that can help us reduce our impact on the planet

illustration of robot hand with smart phone with portraits, face recognition of people evaluating them. drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt

4. March 2019 More and more of our decisions are based on data collected, stored and analyzed, not by humans, but by computers

illustration of man sitting in car beside kid walking. Man on phone saying "he insisted on walking, should we worry" drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt

3. March 2019 As parents we often drive our kids to what-ever and where-ever they need to go – But walking together with them is a better alternative

Drawing of a local place sign with church, bar, park cafe etc. and two people sitting under it with smartphones and a hiker watching. Illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

Ever walked into a small town or village and wondered where all the locals are? – I think I know… they are online

The classic silo mentality is something many of us try to battle, but these defense towers like structures are more incorporated into our mindsets than we like to imagine and before we know it, we’re back in the silo

Sometimes local communities find ways to use smartphones, apps and maps to find ways to connect and be together in better ways, that both support interaction, builds trust and protects biodiversity

Drawing of a man with smartphone on the beach while houses are flooded around him

Idea for way to combine walls against rising seas with harvesting electrical energy from waves

Group of people in dark with phones lightning up their faces. illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

From campfire to digital screens, Thoughts and illustrations of a changing reality

Man leaving a car and the car saying "make a youturn - illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

Drawing up thoughts on our relationship with technology and hiking

Drawing: the Princess Selfie

Girl in a sofa with her phone

From thoughts to apps

EU flag with like hands

To agree vs. to like online

illustration of a vending machine where you pay with likes

Will likes be the coins of tomorrow?

Droid robot, making a stand up joke

Thoughts on humor and computers