- Davie Webb
- United Kingdom
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The internet, 10 years from now.
I would like ask the TED community where they thought the internet would be 10 years from now.
Now i'm no computer enthusiast by any means, nor do I posses computer skills any more advanced that your average open minded 25 year old. Today, I looked back on what computers, inparticularly the internet, have gone from to in such a short space of time and I was impressed to say the extreme least.
I have heard internet, mobile phone and computer companies are holding back 5 and even ten years worth of technology in order to continually make profit in the coming years. What could they be holding back?
I just have a few questions i'd be delighted put to TED and gather some ideas to accompany my own.
> Are there any limitations?
> Surely there is only so fast the internet can be?
> Will the speed of technological evolution slow down? Increase? perhaps an Inverted U?
My main question is however,
> What specific additions, functions or abilities do you see computers and the Internet obtaining in the next ten years?
- I want to know what my 2021 laptop will be able to do!?
Thanks for your time and ideas - Davie Webb