What are the three most important trends shaping humankind’s future in the next 10 years? Provide specific recent examples / news / web links which exemplify each trend.
Exponential technological growth – install base of solar cells, cost of memory, capability of robotic system as examples.
Growth of diverse trust networks in real time communication – that gives individuals the capacity to check on information from media networks directly through their own sources.
Growing awareness of the flaws in the concept of money as a measurement tool, and an exploration of alternative forms of valuation.