A technologist [Ray Ozzie] looks back, looks ahead | Perspectives | CNET News.com: "In the 20 years since the beginning of this journey, I've been fortunate enough to have seen and to have played a small role in some incredible transformations. The nature of the corporation, of business, government, work, society and our own interpersonal relationships has changed--fueled by technology that's still so very clearly in its infancy.
Orwell's '1984' overshot in some ways and undershot in others. But when we began Notes on Dec. 7 of that year, I could only faintly imagine how technology would shape the world of today. And so I wonder about 2024."