High-Tech as a whole

Overview of HIGH-TECH trends as a whole

Our future will progressively be dominated by the counterintuitive impacts of five exponential trends that together form a High-Tech supertrend


Exponential growth is easy to understand in theory but almost impossible to comprehend in practice


Unlike most science fiction, it is the interaction of counterintuitive exponential trends that will dominate the future – which is why so much futurology is wrong


High-Tech comprises five mutually-reinforcing trends – Digitization, Networking, Miniaturization, Simulation and the brand new entry of Boundaryless People-Power – and they are all explosively exponential