What Are Exponential Technologies?

"Our intuition about the future is linear. But the reality of information technology is exponential, and that makes a profound difference. If I take 30 steps linearly, I get to 30. If I take 30 steps exponentially, I get to a billion." Ray Kurzweil

In the midst of an intensifying knowledge economy, understanding how exponential technologies operate in the creation of business and how they modify our lives is paramount. It's the key to developing a solid framework in which entrepreneurs can think about their current and future business models.

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