“In the choice between changing one’s mind and proving there is no need to do so, most people get busy on the proof.” John K. Galbraith, Economist (1908 – 2006).
Thursday, 10 January 2013
Readers may like to note
the five innovations that IBM believe will change our lives in
the next five years. These relate to touch, sight, hearing, taste and smell.
The later includes tiny sensors being embedded in computers or cell phones to
analyze the molecules in your breath in order to detect the onset of illnesses.
Are last year's predictions any nearer realisation?