IT Revolution Just Starting
Historical trends imply that in 20 years:
we can store everything in cyberspace. The personal petabyte.
computers will have natural interfaces speech recognition/synthesis vision, object recognition beyond OCR
The information avalanche will only get worse.
The user interface will change: less typing, more writing, talking, gesturing, more seeing and hearing
Organizing, summarizing, prioritizing information is a key technology.
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