A recent report by the Global Agenda Council on the Future of Software and Society, Technological Tipping Points and Societal Impact, surveyed over 800 experts and executives on their understanding of when certain tipping points would occur.
Starting in the 1970s, we began to use energy to leverage human intellect. Computers helped us to have better memories and the internet allowed us to access unlimited knowledge.
The rise of software as a platform for business, society and the economy requires us to have a new set of skills and competencies: in the future, all companies will be software companies and all of us will be systems integrators.
Technological Tipping Points and Societal Impact is available here
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