IBM's predictions all involve big data and using computing to glean intelligence from vast systems. We discuss them with IBM's research boss.
Terry Elliott's insight:
I especially liked the education and local buying predictions. How will the web help us? I like the positive vibe behind this question. Might be a good research question for next semesters research paper or a long blog post: how will the web help us help learners?
The irony of the UK rolling out its first "super fast" 4G network last week, courtesy of EE, won't be lost on consumers for too long: we can now burn through our rationed mobile data plans even faster.
Hoopbenders is an awesome company and I have bought a few items from them with no regret. I am going to get a couple of hoopbenders and a kit from them. Shipping seems a little high but the product is worth it.
Soylent workers are people. I am astonished and appalled simultaneously. Not an easy match. This add-on for Word mashes up with Amazon Turk to get real folk to edit your work. Any English major want to work for Amazon Turk?