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The Impact of Exponential Growth

by adam on August 25, 2009

It’s hard not to be wildly optimistic about what the future holds when Ray Kurzweil lays it out it so matter-of-factly. Our intuition is linear, so many scientists think in linear terms and expect that the slow pace of the (…)

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The Hype Cycle

by adam on June 7, 2009

A hype cycle is a graphic representation of the maturity, adoption and business application of specific technologies. The term was coined by Gartner, an analyst/research house, based in the United States, that provides opinions, advice and data on the global (…)

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