And this is one way to do technology forecasting; get a sense of where technology is, and then anticipate the next upturn.
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And it’s interesting, when you look at the predictions made during the peak of the boom in the 1990s, about e-commerce, or internet traffic, or broadband adoption, or internet advertising, they were all right – they were just wrong in time.Tags in Made, Wrong, Interesting
|Birth:||9th July, 1961|
|Profession:||Author, Businessman, Editor|
Chris Anderson was born in London. He is a British-American author, editor and businessman. He enrolled for a degree program in physics from George Washington University and went on to study quantum mechanics and science journalism at the University of California, Berkeley. He was with The Economist for seven years before joining WIRED magazine in 2001, where he was the editor-in-chief until 2012. He is known for his 2004 article entitled The Long Tail; which he later expanded into the 2006 book, The Long Tail: Why the Future of Business Is Selling Less of More. In May 2007, Anderson was featured as one of the top 100 thinkers in Time Magazine's annual list for 2007. He is currently the cofounder and CEO of 3D Robotics, a drone manufacturing company.
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