Boyd Clarke wrote two years ago that there are "four converging technologies that will create exponential growth in white-collar productivity: Wireless communication, nano-technology, databases and intelligent systems." General Electric's breakthrough in nano-technology will certainly continue the fulfillment of Tom's prediction (about 10 years ago) that "90 percent of all white-collar jobs will be changed beyond recognition over the next ten years."
Before blogging became all the rage, Tom was posting book reviews and Observations (essentially early blog posts) to this site. You can find the archives below.
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