Technology Trends

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Technology Trends

  1. 1. Technology Trends Katherine Coombs http://banking-on-it.com katherine.coombs@gmail.com
  2. 2. The thing to remember about predictions…
  3. 3. Computers in the future may weigh no more than 1.5 tons. Popular Mechanics, 1949
  4. 4. I think there is a world market for maybe five computers. Thomas Watson, chairman of IBM, 1943
  5. 5. 640K ought to be enough for anybody. Bill Gates, 1981 apocryphal
  6. 6. There is no reason anyone would want a computer in their home. Ken Olson, president, chairman and founder of Digital Equipment Corp. (later Compaq/HP), 1977
  7. 7. The Top 10 In-Demand Jobs in 2010 Didn [

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