Back in the 1990s, when I was still in college, a bestselling book came out, authored by Bill Gates (he who needs no introduction), titled Business@Speed of Thought. Those were the early years of the tech revolution when we Gen Xers were all excited about the internet's potential to "change the world". Indeed, those … Continue reading In The 1990s, Bill Gates Predicted Business@Speed of Thought. His Prediction Has Been Good For Business, but, Not For Thought!!
The hottest and most eagerly anticipated development in the world of technology is the emergence of Web 3.0, a decentralized, hyper-individualized, micro distributed, and mega grid of connected devices that would revolutionize the world of computing. Web 3.0 has been envisaged as a network that would make us all "prosumers" or producers and consumers at … Continue reading The Synergies Between Web 3.0 And Crypto/NFTs Would Make Us All Prosumers- Producers And Consumers Alike
The last two years have been anything but "normal"! Our lives changed forever with the onset of the Coronavirus, resulting in lockdowns and disruptions to our ways of living. Worse, countless lives were lost (I used the term countless since there is no universal agreement yet on how many actually died due to Covid), … Continue reading The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of How The Pandemic Years Have Disrupted Our World