"Facebook is looking pretty solid right now, so it's hard to see what a future alternative would be. But nothing remains perfect forever. User needs will eventually change," warns Kristen Nicole in her blog.
To Nicole, right now, Facebook is looking a lot like AOL in the late 1990s, when it attempted to become the centre for all of a user's web-related activity.
However, "new implementations of various technologies will modify our access to each other and the way in which we communicate to friends, family and the masses. Facebook may be able to keep up, or it may lose ground and have to seek out a comeback strategy."
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|"Sitting on a beach in Thailand and participating in conference in Stockholm by remote-controlling an ipad on a stick on wheels."|
|"Is meant to produce more energy than it consumes."|
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|“It’s not something you would expect to see there and not something we’ve seen there before.”|
|"The first to target civilians and the first such malware built to target a nation’s power supply."|
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|“Drone carrying defibrillators could begin operating in Sweden.”|
|“Making paper out of stone.”|
|"Its tilted axis makes orbit, showing the position of the sun and the time."|
|"Technological transformation first reduced the income of the populations for decades, although societies became wealthier in the long term."|
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|"There's a giant tsunami of societal change."|