Are Google and Facebook Shaping the Future of Communications?

March 28, 2014 at 7:48 AM

Here is an interesting article on Google and Facebook and what technologies and social trends they seem to be betting their future on:

http://money.cnn.com/2014/03/26/technology/innovation/facebook-goog...

In my opinion, we are already spending too much time with virtual buddies and paying little attention to our neighbors. If the future of communications is in virtual realities, then we are headed toward a very different society. There is already research pointing to the fact that social networks are making us actually less social and more individualistic. Is that what we want for our children and grandchildren? Tell us what you think.

Tags: communications, Oculus, virtual reality, wearable technology