The Future Is Here. It Just Needs a Big Push.

“For technology to advance human productivity and prosperity, it needs a coordinated effort to share it everywhere and with everyone,” notes the Wall Street Journal on January 20, 2016. “The information-technology revolution has transformed our lives: how we drive, how we order taxis and record daily events, how we consume movies and the news. It has also transformed how we run companies and produce goods. What it hasn’t done—yet—is give the world a true jolt of productivity or prosperity. That day will come.”

“We’re just going to face some bumps getting there… The idea, in other words, is that we should be able to take the most radical technologies in evidence in the world’s research centers, tech capitals, and corporate campuses and diffuse them to most of the people on Earth.”

Read the full article at: http://www.wsj.com/articles/the-future-is-here-it-just-needs-a-big-push-1453156359