The digital revolution continues to transform our world. Big data, artificial intelligence, crowd sourcing, cloud platforms, and more, all play huge roles to shift our world and move us forward. Take a look at how each will change business and life as we know it, in Machine, Platform, Crowd: Harnessing Our Digital Future by Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson.
Machine, Platform, Crowd
Numerous pieces of new technology drive business and transformation today. Most can be sorted into one of three categories. Machine, Platform, Crowd looks at the tech involved in each, how it’s being applied today, and where it’s headed in the future.
The first trend is the rapidly increasing and expanding capabilities of machines.
Next, we have the recent appearance of large, influential young companies which are disrupting the incumbents of their industries. They’re platforms and bring fierce competition to areas of business use to doing things the old way for far too long.
Lastly, we look at businesses that harness the knowledge, expertise, and enthusiasm of those all around to solve problems and invent new solutions.
Each section explores the technology bringing about change, along with real-world examples of companies seeing success in harnessing the power of that particular tech. These examples show the power of breakthrough technology and how it’s driving our digital futures.
Technology To Change The World
Understanding the key areas of change impacting technology and moving us forward is critical to seeing potential for explosive opportunity. Machines, platforms, and the crowd are all having a huge influence on our lives and driving change forward today.
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