iPad is here: Moving from Cloud 1 to Cloud 2
Superb article in TechCrunch on March 29 by Marc Benioff, CEO of salesforce.com. Benioff believes that the iPad represents the next generation of computing: “The future of our industry now looks totally different than in the past. It looks like a sheet of paper, and it’s called the iPad. It’s not about typing or clicking; it’s about touching. It’s not about text, or even animation, it’s about video. It’s not about a local disk, or even a desktop, it’s about the cloud.” FInally, he says, the industry is fun again. Recommended reading, even for the naysayers.