2010 Digital Trends, Ideas and Technologies (Part 1)

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Digital Trends for 2010 based around 4 themes including: Real-time, Won't believe the hype, Good cause/Cause Good and Developing a Playful Side. David J Carr, Digital Strategy Director, Chemistry Communications

Text of 2010 Digital Trends, Ideas and Technologies (Part 1)

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  • But first a quick pinch of salt... There is no reason anyone would want a computer in their home. Ken Olson, president, chairman and founder of Digital Equipment Corp. 1977 I think there is a world market for maybe five computers. Thomas Watson, chairman of IBM, 1943Theres no chance the Computers in theiPhone is going to get future may weigh noany significant market more than 1.5 tons.share. No chance. Popular Mechanics, forecastingSteve Ballmer, MSFT CEO 2007 the march of science, 1949
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  • People using technology to sharelive-streams what they do, buy, think, and watch...creating more and more information. How are we dealing with it?
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  • What is so different about real-time search v. normal search? o Relevancy is important, but timeliness is the essential part. o It is getting an idea of what people are talking about or interested in now. o The potential is to combine: - on-the-spot peer review