Nova wonders where we might be by 2010. Considerably more imaginative than Nokia!
Lifelogs & Personal Portals All information about a person and their experiences is automatically logged for their personal use. Semantic routing of content delivers relevant information to interested parties automatically. Everyone gets their own portal.
Persistent identity/relationship management across all devices/software/networks enables seamlessly integrated synchronous/asynchronous communications.
Anyone can know what everyone knows; everyone can know what anyone knows. New levels of collective intelligence are enabled by fusion of Semantic Web with distributed agents and knowledge management tools.
Communities spontaneously emerge and self-organize around memes (hot topics). Communities are decentralized; no longer hosted in any single location or controlled by any single service provider.
Intelligent commerce agents interact semi-autonomously in a decentralized global marketplace. Self-optimizing trading networks