"It's also important to vary your stimuli. I always look for new things to shock the system. Just as you make muscles grow by shocking them, you make the mind grow by shocking it."
Yet another amazing prediction chalked up for Pohl's Joymaker.
This is a dramatic prediction of today's smartphone strategy. As amazing as smart phones are as standalone devices, their true potential is realized as front ends for a cloud of computer functionality. Services like Google maps, Google Goggles and Google Translate are all supplied by the backend computer networks.
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