With just 8 days left before the predicted end of the world (according to the Mayan Calendar), there are many things that need to be taken care of, just in case the end of all things occurs just before the Christmas Bells ring. I am far from a survivalist but I would say bring on the apocalypse that was predicted by the 5125 year “Mesoamerican Long Count Calendar“!
One of the great things that I love about the fresh start of a New Year is all the wonderful Technology Predictions that float around the Interwebz, so I thought I would throw my moderately educated guesses into the fold thanks to having read 100’s of other predictions and spent the past two years trolling the web for content. Broadband for All – the Global push towards high speed internet as a global imperative (hey the UN says it is a Basic Human Right) takes a radical step forward with new Mobile Technologies that drive down the cost and dramatically increase throughput speeds. Apple will Stumble – The push towards building for the lowest common denominator and a focus on its mobility devices (iPhone and iPad) take a major knock as a shortage of a key component for the “Retina Display” occurs. Stock prices plummet and consumer confidence causes a shift towards the alternatives. Resurgence of Blackberry – This is partly wishful thinking but until Blackberry can work out a licensing deal with a competitor…there is a global uptake in the Blackberry 10 … Read more