A vision for the future
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Area of Expertise: Technology Developer/Administrator
Topic: Getting, Sharing Information
Headline: Semantic Knowledge and Idea Network
Nutshell: In short, humanity will become a hivemind and all people will be able to work together to contribute to collective progress.
It's happening already - ideas are being swapped faster than ever before, and developments in technology are happening at an increasingly rapid pace because of this. (Offseting the effect that it's getting harder for an individual to invent something.)
Date Submitted: 3/10/2006