CES is over. 180,000 people, 3 million square feet of display space, and armies of robots, gadgets, electronic gewgaws, and everything in between hit Vegas like a heavyweight’s uppercut last week.
But where’s all this avalanche of modernity going?
I spent 30 minutes with the titan of tech, Gary Shapiro, to get his opinion. Shapiro is the CEO of the Consumer Electronics Show and the author of multiple books on technology and the future, including his latest, Ninja Future. In that book he explains how 5G, AI, and blockchain, and other technologies will “forever change the economy as we know it.”