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You're reading: 2012 – the year of the interface

Personal communicators are now old hat, tricorders are right around the corner and even teleportation no longer seems completely out of reach.

In fact, in many ways, the technology we carry around today is more impressive than what he had in Star Trek. After all, he and his crew always seemed to be tapping away at keyboards.

And that, mark my words, will be the big thing for the next year. We are about to enter a technological lull, with very little happening of note in the way of new standards or breakaway functionality for a while. In truth, we haven’t really begun to utilize what we already have. The next wave of innovation will change that.

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