[Ember] – Predictions for 2012 (and beyond)

Most of the people in the world still don’t have a personal computer, whereas in three to five years, most people in the world will have a smartphone…. If you’ve got a smartphone, then I can build a business in any domain or category and serve you as a customer no matter where you are in the world in just gigantic numbers–in terms of billions of people.

Marc Andreessen: Predictions for 2012 (and beyond)


[Ember] – A new social model?

This GigaOm post: My 10 years of blogging: Reflections, Lessons & Some Stats Too: http://gigaom.com/2011/11/26/10-years-gigaom/ made me think I should blog more / differently. While the frequency of big posts will probably be the same, I will publish daily links, picture, quotes that are part of the creation of the longer posts. These posts will be tagged as Ember, short form (twitter like you could say) but as important.

Does technology allow for sustainable large scale P2P model?