Time Warner’s Business 2·0 published four scenarios for Google’s future: Google is the media, Google is the internet, Google is dead and, in 2105, Google is God. The last one brings up interesting thoughts: the recording of all human consciousness, stored in servers. It’s the realm of science ﬁction now, but it’s not the ﬁrst time someone has mentioned this.
The roots are in the 21st century, not the 22nd: so many of us are blogging, so our thoughts will be around for our successors, or so some of us might hope. Our personal brands may well outlast our persons. Our thought processes, which were once private or scrawled in draft form in notebooks, like a painter’s sketches, at best, are now public.
The future is usually a mixture of all projections plus one that no one ever foresaw. I’m interested in that ﬁfth one. Posted by Jack Yan, 23:31
I expect the 5th option revolves round China. Isnt it odd that the expat Chinese are one of the world's 3 most wealthiest nationalities but they seem to have banned googling democracy on the mainland. If Google's founders can't get the expat chinese to chnage that within 12 months, then I imagine they will leave google.com and see what's left to do in the world's last 4 years of freedom at google.org
The best of China * America or the worst; which way will all the world's people be spun by? ClubofChina
I believe if they depart from Google, it will be dead—and then Chinese SEs like Baidu might venture overseas through nationalistic support …Post a Comment
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