Tag: future

The Internet is the New Electricity

Last December Wired interviewed Nicholas Carr and labeled him high-tech’s Capitan Buzzkill. Instead of being the typical cheerleader that everything new is better, Carr raised some concerns and wrote a book.

The Big Switch: Rewiring the World, from Edison to Google
The Big Switch: Rewiring the World, from Edison [continue reading]

The Futurist

Recently I read The Black Swan which exposed ideas of the fallacies of predictions. The Futurist is a story about a man in that profession that comes to the same conclusion.

The Futurist
The Futurist by James P. Othmer is a fictional … [continue reading]