Eric Knipp

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The Cloud Will Save The World

by Eric Knipp  |  July 1, 2009  |  3 Comments

I have just been exposed to the work of Joseph Tainter (hat tip Gregor Macdonald).¬†As our society grows more complex, Tainter’s theory regarding the collapse of societies under the weight of complexity seems compelling. As a technology industry analyst, I am faced with complexity every day, and my prime task is to slice through the [...]

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