Just thought that I would throw this one in around the water cooler

Following a chat with my son about the current final phase of the NASA Cassini mission around Saturn launched 20 years ago with 25 year old technology - we got onto the evolution of computing and applications experienced within our lifetime and beyond

He sent me this great link to a lecture from a guy who now works for Google - Ray Kurzweil

Linear intuition vs exponential reality


Fascinating to watch if you have an hour to spare :-)

Cheers Ralph