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  1. 1. ““Did You Know III ?”Did You Know III ?” 2121stst Century LearningCentury Learning Tools for the ClassroomTools for the Classroom Revised 7-2007Revised 7-2007 Howie DiBlasi I.T. DirectorHowie DiBlasi I.T. Director ““Emerging Technology Evangelist”Emerging Technology Evangelist” Durango School District 9-RDurango School District 9-R 201 E. 12201 E. 12thth StreetStreet Durango ColoradoDurango Colorado 970-247-5411 x 1451970-247-5411 x 1451 Conference Presentation – 2007Conference Presentation – 2007 hdiblasi@durango.k12.co.ushdiblasi@durango.k12.co.us
  2. 2. Thanks to the following forThanks to the following for content, data and statistics:content, data and statistics: Alan NovemberAlan November David WarlickDavid Warlick Thomas FriedmanThomas Friedman Will RichardsonWill Richardson Ian JukesIan Jukes Chris DedeChris Dede Ray KurzwellRay Kurzwell Angus KingAngus King Milken ConferenceMilken Conference Dan SchmidtDan Schmidt KKarl Fischarl Fisch –for the original Did You Know–for the original Did You Know Howie DiBlasiHowie DiBlasi Music:Used with permission: Last of the Mohicans! The Kiss;Elk Hunt All music composed by Trevor Jones & Randy Edelman and Clannad.. Music by Trevor Jones for the 1992 drama movie. Released 11/13/2001 on the Morgan Creek label, catalog number 20015
  3. 3. Did You Know . . .III (3)
  4. 4. 53 Million American Adults ( 44% ) of Internet users used the Internet to publish, respond, post photos, share files and content
  5. 5. American teenagers today areAmerican teenagers today are utilizing the interactiveutilizing the interactive capabilities of the Internet ascapabilities of the Internet as they create and share theirthey create and share their own media creations….own media creations….
  6. 6. Fully half of all teens and 57%Fully half of all teens and 57% of teens who use the Internetof teens who use the Internet could be considered Contentcould be considered Content CreatorsCreators
  7. 7. They have created a blog, wikiThey have created a blog, wiki or webpage, posted originalor webpage, posted original artwork, photography, stories orartwork, photography, stories or videos onlinevideos online
  8. 8. Millions of amateur reportersMillions of amateur reporters now have their own digitalnow have their own digital printing press. They areprinting press. They are editors who blog.editors who blog. ( Pein, 2005)( Pein, 2005)
  9. 9. 8 out of 10 people do not know8 out of 10 people do not know what a Blog iswhat a Blog is Do you ?Do you ?
  10. 10. There are over 70 millionThere are over 70 million blogs and countingblogs and counting 1, 000,000 (million ) posts1, 000,000 (million ) posts each day on the blogseach day on the blogs The blogosphere is overThe blogosphere is over 6060 times biggertimes bigger than it wasthan it was 3 years ago.3 years ago.
  11. 11. China has 17 million blogsChina has 17 million blogs ** 35% of all internet users in35% of all internet users in China have a BLOG…..China have a BLOG…..  ** The Blog Herald-2006The Blog Herald-2006
  12. 12. Read/Write Web tools haveRead/Write Web tools have relevance to state and localrelevance to state and local core content curriculumcore content curriculum standards.standards. (Will Richardson, 2006)(Will Richardson, 2006)
  13. 13. 9 out of 10 people do not know9 out of 10 people do not know what a Wiki iswhat a Wiki is Do you?Do you?
  14. 14. 9 out of 10 do not know what a9 out of 10 do not know what a Podcast isPodcast is Do you?Do you?
  15. 15. 6 million American adults have6 million American adults have listened to podcastslistened to podcasts There are 100,000 podcastsThere are 100,000 podcasts and subscribers are growingand subscribers are growing @ 20 % per month@ 20 % per month
  16. 16. What the average teen is doingWhat the average teen is doing outside of school on an average day:outside of school on an average day:
  17. 17. 6.5 hours with media outside of school6.5 hours with media outside of school 33% of on the Internet33% of on the Internet 26% on TV26% on TV 21% telephone21% telephone 15% radio15% radio
  18. 18. 81 % of students have e-mail81 % of students have e-mail accountsaccounts 75% of students have IM – (Instant75% of students have IM – (Instant messenger accounts)messenger accounts) 97% of students believe technology97% of students believe technology use is very important in educationuse is very important in education ( Netday survey, 2005)( Netday survey, 2005)
  19. 19. The fastest growing ageThe fastest growing age group for using the Internetgroup for using the Internet is….is…. 2-5 year olds2-5 year olds ( NetDay News , 2005)( NetDay News , 2005)
  20. 20. YouTube serves 100 millionYouTube serves 100 million videos per day.videos per day. ……served 2.5 billion videos to……served 2.5 billion videos to nearly 20 million unique visitors innearly 20 million unique visitors in June of 2006.June of 2006. Do you know what YouTube is?Do you know what YouTube is?
  21. 21. Sometimes size does matter.
  22. 22. If you’re one in a million in China . . .
  23. 23. There are 1,300 people just like you.
  24. 24. In India, there are 1,100 people just like you.
  25. 25. The 25% of the population in China with the highest IQ’s . . .
  26. 26. Is greater than the total population of North America.
  27. 27. In India, it’s the top 28%.
  28. 28. Translation for teachers: They have more honors kids than we have kids.
  29. 29. Did you know . . .
  30. 30. China will soon become the number one English speaking country in the world.
  31. 31. If you took every single job in the U.S. today and shipped it to China . . .
  32. 32. China would still have a labor surplus.
  33. 33. China Mobile is the world’sChina Mobile is the world’s largest cellular company….largest cellular company…. They have over 301 millionThey have over 301 million customers….customers….
  34. 34. Translation…..China has moreTranslation…..China has more cell phones than the U.S. hascell phones than the U.S. has people*……people*…… *Business Week 2-5-2007*Business Week 2-5-2007
  35. 35. Your CPA has outsourced doingYour CPA has outsourced doing your taxes to India to accountingyour taxes to India to accounting graduates that work for $100 agraduates that work for $100 a month…month…
  36. 36. Message to Americans…Message to Americans… ”Mama don’t let your kids grow”Mama don’t let your kids grow up to be accountants”.up to be accountants”.
  37. 37. During the course of this 8 minute presentation . . .
  38. 38. • 60 babies will be born in the U.S. • 244 babies will be born in China. • 351 babies will be born in India.
  39. 39. The U.S. Department of Labor estimates that today’s learner will have 10-14 jobs . . . By the age of 38…
  40. 40. Where are all the workers?Where are all the workers? Factory workers in Ho Chi Minh City makeFactory workers in Ho Chi Minh City make $62 a month$62 a month
  41. 41. A teacher in Beijing, China makesA teacher in Beijing, China makes $454 a month$454 a month
  42. 42. A nurse in Beijing, China makesA nurse in Beijing, China makes $260 a month$260 a month
  43. 43. 41 % of companies around the world41 % of companies around the world are having trouble hiring the peopleare having trouble hiring the people they needthey need
  44. 44. Help Wanted:Help Wanted: Where the labor shortage is highest*Where the labor shortage is highest* Mexico:Mexico: 82%82% Japan:Japan: 61%61% U.S.U.S. 41%41% Canada:Canada: 36%36% Europe:Europe: 31%31% China:China: 19%19% India:India: 9%9% *Business Week-April, 2007
  45. 45. Slowdown-What slowdown?Slowdown-What slowdown? U.S companies make more andU.S companies make more and more of their investmentsmore of their investments overseas.overseas.
  46. 46. Steven R. Appleton: CEO ofSteven R. Appleton: CEO of Micron:Micron: “I don’t have to hire one more“I don’t have to hire one more person in the U.S….I don’t haveperson in the U.S….I don’t have to invest one more dollar here-to invest one more dollar here- and we will be just fine”*and we will be just fine”* Quoted to Michelle Thompson in a April interview on the Global Economy-5-2007Quoted to Michelle Thompson in a April interview on the Global Economy-5-2007
  47. 47. According to former Secretary of Education Richard Riley . . .
  48. 48. The top 10 in-demand jobs in 2010 didn’t exist in 2004.
  49. 49. We are currently preparing students for jobs that don’t yet exist . . .
  50. 50. Using technologies that haven’t been invented . . .
  51. 51. In order to solve problems we don’t even know are problems yet.
  52. 52. Did you know . . .
  53. 53. The U.S. is 20th in the world in broadband Internet penetration. (Luxembourg just passed us.)
  54. 54. Wired For Growth*Wired For Growth* *Business Week April 9,2007*Business Week April 9,2007 Europe Blows away the US and AsiaEurope Blows away the US and Asia in Network Readinessin Network Readiness Index:Index: #1. Denmark#1. Denmark #2. Sweden#2. Sweden #3. Singapore#3. Singapore #5. Switzerland#5. Switzerland #6. Netherlands#6. Netherlands #7. US#7. US
  55. 55. 1 out of every 8 couples married in the U.S. last year met online.
  56. 56. 2006-DVD Storage = 4.7gb-Today2006-DVD Storage = 4.7gb-Today DVD Storage – 2010 = 750DVD Storage – 2010 = 750 GigaBytesGigaBytes  October:2007 Nikkei Business PublicationsOctober:2007 Nikkei Business Publications
  57. 57. "In 2010 accessible online data is"In 2010 accessible online data is expected to approach aexpected to approach a Yottabyte……Yottabyte……,, or 1 trillion terabytes.”or 1 trillion terabytes.” ((yotta- septillionsyotta- septillions 1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000)1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000) **IBM Unveils Storage Capacity on Demand for Growing e-businesses BIBM Unveils Storage Capacity on Demand for Growing e-businesses Business Wireusiness Wire, October 27, 2000, October 27, 2000
  58. 58. There are over 100 million registered users of MySpace. (December: 2006)
  59. 59. The average MySpace page is visited 30 times a day.
  60. 60. MySpace users call up anMySpace users call up an average of 31.5 billion uniqueaverage of 31.5 billion unique page views per month----yespage views per month----yes 31.5 BILLION31.5 BILLION
  61. 61. •MySpace page views were upMySpace page views were up 79% in April 2007*79% in April 2007* •41% of the traffic comes from41% of the traffic comes from people over 35*people over 35* *Business Week -2007*Business Week -2007
  62. 62. We are living in exponential times.
  63. 63. There are over 2.7 billion searches performed on Google each month.
  64. 64. To whom were these questions addressed B.G.? (Before Google)
  65. 65. The number of text messages sent and received every day exceeds the population of the planet.
  66. 66. More than 1,442 new books are published ……….… Daily.
  67. 67. It’s estimated that a week’s worth of New York Times . . .
  68. 68. Contains more information than a person was likely to come across in a lifetime in the 18th century.
  69. 69. It’s estimated that 1.5 exabytes (that’s 1.5 x 1018 ) of unique new information will be generated worldwide this year.
  70. 70. That’s estimated to be more than in the previous 5,000 years.
  71. 71. The amount of new technical information is doubling every 2 years.
  72. 72. That means for a student starting a four-year technical or college degree . . .
  73. 73. Half of what they learn in their first year of study will be outdated by their third year of study.
  74. 74. It’s predicted to double every 72 hours by 2010.
  75. 75. Third generation fiber optics has recently been separately tested by NEC and Alcatel . . .
  76. 76. That pushes 10 trillion bits per second down one strand of fiber.
  77. 77. That’s 150 million simultaneous phone calls every second.
  78. 78. ““Young People Urgently NeedYoung People Urgently Need New Skills to Succeed in theNew Skills to Succeed in the Global Economy”Global Economy”  Headline in the news Nov. 6. 2006Headline in the news Nov. 6. 2006
  79. 79. Technology has become anTechnology has become an indispensable tool in theindispensable tool in the education of today’s students.education of today’s students. ( Netday survey, 2005)( Netday survey, 2005)
  80. 80. Today’s students may not beToday’s students may not be well suited to the more linearwell suited to the more linear progression of learning thatprogression of learning that most educators employ.most educators employ. ( Mark Prensky)( Mark Prensky)
  81. 81. Students think differently thanStudents think differently than us..they develop hypertextus..they develop hypertext minds…they leapminds…they leap around..their cognativearound..their cognative structures are parallel notstructures are parallel not sequential.sequential. ( Mark Prenskey )( Mark Prenskey )
  82. 82. Alan November….Alan November…. “We need to emphasized the“We need to emphasized the necessity of students learningnecessity of students learning with others around the world andwith others around the world and stress that 3 skills are needed tostress that 3 skills are needed to teach our children.”teach our children.”
  83. 83. 1.1. ““We need to teach ourWe need to teach our students to deal with massivestudents to deal with massive amounts of information.amounts of information.””
  84. 84. 2. “We need to teach our2. “We need to teach our students global communication,students global communication, starting with Kindergarten.starting with Kindergarten.””
  85. 85. 3. “We need to teach our3. “We need to teach our students to be self-directed andstudents to be self-directed and understand how to organizeunderstand how to organize more and more of their ownmore and more of their own learning.learning.””
  86. 86. ““We can’t avoid learningWe can’t avoid learning these tools. We can’t walkthese tools. We can’t walk away from this”away from this” --Alan NovemberAlan November
  87. 87. But… I have a question…But… I have a question…
  88. 88. Do our students know how toDo our students know how to deal with the massive amounts ofdeal with the massive amounts of information?information?
  89. 89. Have we changed our teachingHave we changed our teaching methods to reflect newmethods to reflect new technology?technology?
  90. 90. Do our students know how toDo our students know how to communicate globally?communicate globally?
  91. 91. Do our students understand howDo our students understand how to be self-directedto be self-directed and how toand how to organize their own learningorganize their own learning??
  92. 92. ““The fact is, our young peopleThe fact is, our young people are woefully under preparedare woefully under prepared for the demands of today’sfor the demands of today’s workplace,”workplace,” said Ken Kay, President of the Partnership forsaid Ken Kay, President of the Partnership for 21st Century Skills21st Century Skills
  93. 93. ““We can’t solve problems byWe can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinkingusing the same kind of thinking we used when we createdwe used when we created them.”them.” - Albert Einstein- Albert Einstein
  94. 94. What does it all mean?
  95. 95. Shift Happens.
  96. 96. Now you know . . .
  97. 97. ““Did You Know III….?”Did You Know III….?” 2121stst Century LearningCentury Learning Tools for the ClassroomTools for the Classroom Howie DiBlasi, I.T. DirectorHowie DiBlasi, I.T. Director hdiblasi@durango.k12.co.ushdiblasi@durango.k12.co.us Durango School District 9-RDurango School District 9-R 201 E. 12201 E. 12thth StreetStreet Durango Colorado - 970-247-5411 x 1451Durango Colorado - 970-247-5411 x 1451 Conference Presentation – 2007Conference Presentation – 2007
  98. 98. Sourceand referencesSourceand references Web Search on population.Web Search on population. http://weblogg-ed.com/2006/more-musings-from-milken/http://weblogg-ed.com/2006/more-musings-from-milken/ Former Maine Governor Angus King presentation -Former Maine Governor Angus King presentation - http://web.mac.com/northeastleadership/iWeb/Angus_King/Podcast/A19C541A-7E2C-4BB3-A581-63EA068369CE.htmlhttp://web.mac.com/northeastleadership/iWeb/Angus_King/Podcast/A19C541A-7E2C-4BB3-A581-63EA068369CE.html Web search on population, then did the math.Web search on population, then did the math. Ian Jukes – attended session at NECC, then downloadedIan Jukes – attended session at NECC, then downloaded http://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdfhttp://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdf http://www.bls.gov/news.release/pdf/nlsoy.pdfhttp://www.bls.gov/news.release/pdf/nlsoy.pdf among othersamong others Ian Jukes – attended session at NECC, then downloadedIan Jukes – attended session at NECC, then downloaded http://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdfhttp://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdf ftp://ftp.bls.gov/pub/news.release/History/tenure.09212004.newsftp://ftp.bls.gov/pub/news.release/History/tenure.09212004.news Ian Jukes – attended session at NECC, then downloadedIan Jukes – attended session at NECC, then downloaded http://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdfhttp://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdf Angus King Presentation -Angus King Presentation - http://web.mac.com/northeastleadership/iWeb/Angus_King/Podcast/A19C541A-7E2C-4BB3-A581-63EA068369CE.htmlhttp://web.mac.com/northeastleadership/iWeb/Angus_King/Podcast/A19C541A-7E2C-4BB3-A581-63EA068369CE.html Web Search -Web Search - http://www.websiteoptimization.com/bw/0607/http://www.websiteoptimization.com/bw/0607/ http://davidwarlick.com/2cents/2006/03/18/too-tired-to-blog/http://davidwarlick.com/2cents/2006/03/18/too-tired-to-blog/ Fortune Magazine 8-7-2006Fortune Magazine 8-7-2006 Web Search -Web Search - http://www.secretlair.com/index.php?/clickableculture/entry/myspace_stats_noted/http://www.secretlair.com/index.php?/clickableculture/entry/myspace_stats_noted/ Web search Updated – 2.7 billion -Web search Updated – 2.7 billion - http://searchenginewatch.com/showPage.html?page=2156461http://searchenginewatch.com/showPage.html?page=2156461 Notes from NECC.Notes from NECC. Ian Jukes – downloadedIan Jukes – downloaded http://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdfhttp://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdf Ian Jukes – NECC, then downloadedIan Jukes – NECC, then downloaded http://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdfhttp://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdf Ian Jukes – NECC, then downloadedIan Jukes – NECC, then downloaded http://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdfhttp://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdf Ian Jukes – NECC, then downloadedIan Jukes – NECC, then downloaded http://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdfhttp://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdf Ian Jukes – NECC, then downloadedIan Jukes – NECC, then downloaded http://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdfhttp://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdf Ian Jukes – NECC, then downloadedIan Jukes – NECC, then downloaded http://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdfhttp://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdf Ian Jukes – NECC, then downloadedIan Jukes – NECC, then downloaded http://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdfhttp://ianjukes.com/infosavvy/education/handouts/fgtg.pdf Nicholas Negroponte Keynote at NECC (attended and took notes)Nicholas Negroponte Keynote at NECC (attended and took notes) Ray Kurzweil book - The Singularity is Near -Ray Kurzweil book - The Singularity is Near - http://singularity.com/http://singularity.com/
  99. 99. Original SourceOriginal Source at the Milken Conference -at the Milken Conference - http://www.milkeninstitute.org/events/events.taf?function=detail&ID=159&cat=GC&EventID=GC06http://www.milkeninstitute.org/events/events.taf?function=detail&ID=159&cat=GC&EventID=GC06 SamePresumably U.S. Department of Labor Report. Also on web -SamePresumably U.S. Department of Labor Report. Also on web - http://www.fltimes.com/main.asp?SectionID=38&ArticleID=11301&SubSectionID=121http://www.fltimes.com/main.asp?SectionID=38&ArticleID=11301&SubSectionID=121 Presumably U.S. Department of Labor Report. Also on web atPresumably U.S. Department of Labor Report. Also on web at http://capitol2.tlc.state.tx.us/psf/9_12_03/meeting/Ian%20Jukes/Ian%20Jukes%20Presentation.pdf#search=%22%221%20out%20of%202%20workers%22%22http://capitol2.tlc.state.tx.us/psf/9_12_03/meeting/Ian%20Jukes/Ian%20Jukes%20Presentation.pdf#search=%22%221%20out%20of%202%20workers%22%22 referencing book Windows on the Future by Ian Jukes and Ted McCain.referencing book Windows on the Future by Ian Jukes and Ted McCain. Same.Same. Says Richard Riley was recently quoted in an article. Also on web atSays Richard Riley was recently quoted in an article. Also on web at http://www.marquette.edu/magazine/winter06/frontier.shtmlhttp://www.marquette.edu/magazine/winter06/frontier.shtml citing A 2004 book,citing A 2004 book, The Jobs Revolution: Changing How America WorksThe Jobs Revolution: Changing How America Works “2002 Annual Report for Nintendo Company, Ltd” Corporate Info Nentendo Company, Ltd. 27 Apr. 2003“2002 Annual Report for Nintendo Company, Ltd” Corporate Info Nentendo Company, Ltd. 27 Apr. 2003 <http://www.nintendo.com/corp/report/financialstatements_5-30-02.pdf><http://www.nintendo.com/corp/report/financialstatements_5-30-02.pdf> “FY 2004 Budget for the United States Government” U.S. Department of Education U.S. Department of Education. 27 Apr. 2003“FY 2004 Budget for the United States Government” U.S. Department of Education U.S. Department of Education. 27 Apr. 2003 <http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/budget/index.html><http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/budget/index.html> Quotes Diana Farrell, head of the McKinsey Global InstituteQuotes Diana Farrell, head of the McKinsey Global Institute http://www.thevirtualhandshake.com/blog/2006/06/23/shawn-gold-svp-myspace-marketing-in-a-networked-culturehttp://www.thevirtualhandshake.com/blog/2006/06/23/shawn-gold-svp-myspace-marketing-in-a-networked-culture Updated to 100 million – Fortune Magazine, 9-4-2006Updated to 100 million – Fortune Magazine, 9-4-2006 Lots on the web includingLots on the web including http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_languagehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_language Lots on the web includingLots on the web including http://www.princetoninfo.com/200405/40512c03.htmlhttp://www.princetoninfo.com/200405/40512c03.html Cites Richard Wurman book – Information AnxietyCites Richard Wurman book – Information Anxiety Cites UC Berkeley StudyCites UC Berkeley Study Cites George GilderCites George Gilder Some from George Gilder, some from Ray Kurzweil, some from ?Some from George Gilder, some from Ray Kurzweil, some from ? Don’t Know on the shipping number, the estimate is his .Don’t Know on the shipping number, the estimate is his . AlsoAlso http://www.kurzweilai.net/articles/art0134.html?printable=1http://www.kurzweilai.net/articles/art0134.html?printable=1
  100. 100. The people who will collaborate,The people who will collaborate, create large storehouses ofcreate large storehouses of information, learn about ourselves andinformation, learn about ourselves and our world, change our relationship toour world, change our relationship to technology, and re-write thetechnology, and re-write the paradigms of how things work will takeparadigms of how things work will take years to process. The people who willyears to process. The people who will understand this best are probable justunderstand this best are probable just being born.being born. Dan Gillmor.Dan Gillmor.
  101. 101. ““What needs to change aboutWhat needs to change about our curriculum when ourour curriculum when our students have the ability tostudents have the ability to reach audiences far beyondreach audiences far beyond our classroom walls?our classroom walls? Will Richardson, 2006Will Richardson, 2006
  102. 102. ““How do we prepare ourHow do we prepare our students to become not onlystudents to become not only readers and writers, butreaders and writers, but editors and collaborators aseditors and collaborators as well?”well?” Will Richardson, 2006Will Richardson, 2006
  103. 103. There is much reason toThere is much reason to believe their implementationbelieve their implementation in schools will better preparein schools will better prepare students for a slew of newstudents for a slew of new illiteracies and competenciesilliteracies and competencies in their post-education lives.in their post-education lives. (Will Richardson, 2006)(Will Richardson, 2006)
  104. 104. The past 25 years in technologyThe past 25 years in technology have been the warm-up act. Whathave been the warm-up act. What we are now entering is the MAINwe are now entering is the MAIN EVENT which is the era in whichEVENT which is the era in which technology will truly transformtechnology will truly transform every aspect of business,every aspect of business, government, education and societygovernment, education and society of life.of life. ( Carly Fiorina, former- CEO of HP)( Carly Fiorina, former- CEO of HP)
  105. 105. The $100 laptop project is expecting to ship between 50 and 100 million laptops a year to children in underdeveloped countries.
  106. 106. Predictions are that by 2013 a supercomputer will be built that exceeds the computation capability of the Human Brain . . .
  107. 107. According to the U.S. Department of Labor . . .
  108. 108. 1 out of 4 workers today is working for a company they have been employed by for less than one year.
  109. 109. More than 1 out of 2 are working for a company they have worked for for less than five years.
  110. 110. In 2002 alone Nintendo invested more than $140 million in research and development. The U.S. Federal Government spent less than half as much on Research and Innovation.
  111. 111. TrendspottingTrendspotting KFC will use high-frequencyKFC will use high-frequency sound to appeal to young people.sound to appeal to young people. They will deploy a MosquitoThey will deploy a Mosquito Ringtone on teens cell phonesRingtone on teens cell phones (the tone can’t be heard by most(the tone can’t be heard by most people over 30) and will givepeople over 30) and will give away free chicken bucketsaway free chicken buckets
  112. 112. MySpace’s projected revenue forMySpace’s projected revenue for 2010 is $1.16 billion2010 is $1.16 billion

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