Nicholas Negroponte: When Touch Technology Was 'Stupid'
The Long Now Foundation - Long Now Foundation
It's far easier to predict the future when you are helping make and distribute it. Nicholas Negroponte exemplifies this with his notable accomplishments, including co-founding the MIT Media Lab, being the first investor in WIRED magazine, and co-founding the One Laptop Per Child program.His 01995 book Being Digital gave a glimpse into the world we now occupy--complete with wireless, touch screens, ebooks and personalized news. In this talk, "Beyond Digital", Negroponte will once again give us a glimpse of the possibilities that lie ahead.