I challenge you to go to a public place in the summer of 2013 and count the number of people looking down at their smart phones. This really annoys some people, but it appears that having the sum total of the world’s knowledge in the palm of our hands is the new reality. From a economic standpoint, it does not matter whether you love or hate a society that wants to know the answer RIGHT NOW!
The infographic below show the staggering amount of information that is being created across the globe. Bottom line? Ride the mobility wave or get crushed by it.