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Futurist interview: What Intel knows, perhaps news industry doesn’t

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It does sound like an enviable job: traveling around the world, meeting with and talking to a wide variety of interesting people about technology, generational and societal trends, and trying to forecast the future. But there’s also a lot of pressure, since the recommendations and forecasts that a corporate futurist and his research team make…

20 years from now

‘Online news’ 20 years from now

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I recently participated (well, sort of — via a remote Skype presentation) in the University of South Carolina’s “Journalism, Sustainability, and Media Regeneration Conference.” Its organizer, Professor Augie Grant, sent a survey to everyone who attended that opened with a couple questions that I should not answer but cannot resist: “Think about all of the…