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 [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]