Saturday, August 01, 2009

Prediction in 1980 now becomes daily reality

In the late 1980s and early 1990s, many of us suffered from a lack of information. Now, we suffer from information explosion that could be confusing and disorientating, as predicted by futurist Alvin Toffler as early as 1980 when his masterpiece The Third Wave was first printed.
Many of us have suddenly realised that we still have so much to learn. The Third Wave is certainly still a stimulating book although it is 'old'.