A vision for the future
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Name: Bruce Christensen
Bio: Empty nest Internet user and web developer
Area of Expertise: Pioneer/Originator
Topic: Economic structures
Headline: Engaging Product Distribution: e-commerce and gift economy
Nutshell: In the future, dispersed groups will share in private joint activities for the purpose of sharing products that are purchased online.
E-commerce will combine with social communication systems to allow groups to share products like gifts. This will provide personal connection between people during life-events like birthdays, weddings and baby births.
Date Submitted: 7/8/2010