jimbeetle - 3:31 pm on Oct 22, 2012 (gmt 0)
Very good article about where "search" is headed:
Joing the Party, Not Crashing It [nytimes.com]
As Larry Page has been saying the past couple of years "it isn't about ten blue links on a page" anymore. It's moving way beyond that.
Mr. Singhal is talking about what computer scientists call ubiquitous computing or intelligence augmentation — the idea that computers will no longer be devices we turn on, but will be so integrated into our everyday environment that we can ask them to do things without ever lifting a finger.
A must read.