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Thursday, August 28, 2008

Gartner's Emerging Technologies Hype Cycle 2008

Gartner published its (27) emerging technologies, highlights and predictions report. According to this report Green IT, Cloud computing, Social computing, Video telepresence, will reach, as you can see, the plateau of Hype within the next two to five years.

Here are the Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2008

Jackie Fenn discusses Gartner's Hype Cycles for 2008 with Gartner Research VP Jeff Comport this podcast.

People migrate online for news

The PEW Research Center for the People & the Press released its biennial news consumption survey. Overall, news is loosing some importance and traditional newspaper have not managed to attract as many reader online as they are loosing in print ...

Where do people (US) get their news

Source (plus additional findings): PEW

Full report (129 pages, PDF)

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