How Fast Can You Learn?

Karlgaard, Rich
November 2007
Forbes Asia;11/26/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 20, p20
The author reflects on the progress of technology. He states that from the 1960s through the early 1990s nearly all of the neat digital technologies appeared first in the workplace. He adds that today's chips, storage, displays and connections have become so cheap that the coolest products are pitched first to consumers worldwide. He mentions that a billion people now are plugged into the grid at megabit speeds.


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