Writer, director, innovator and public speaker Tiffany Shlain is perhaps best known as the founder of The Webby Awards. Establishing an organization devoted to honoring the "best of the Internet" back in 1996, when CompuServe and AOL were still the major internet players and the majority of Americans had yet to get online, was an optimistic move and Shlain continues to exude optimism. It's no surprise then that AOL asked her to create a series of films about the future of technology. The resulting series, "The Future Starts Here," which went live early this morning, explores the role that technology plays in our lives and how it has changed the way we relate to each other. Read full article here.