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Vannevar Bush + Chasing New Technology

2017-06-07T09:08:33+00:00 October 29th, 2016|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

In 1945, Vannevar Bush’s watershed article, “As We May Think” was published in the Atlantic Monthly. Here he forecasts many technologies that wouldn’t show up for fifty years or more. In particular he predicts a personal device he calls the “Memex,” which would store all of an individual’s books, records and communications. It would allow the user to consult that information [...]