The root of computers' potential
At the break of millenia, many of us were awed by the rate of change of the world around us. Most of it were, as we were told, due to a single invention - computer. However, those who were quick to recognize their potential didn’t seem to be put off guard by it. They all but hesitate to come up with new applications for this magnificent result of human intellect. The rest are left to be amazed by the precision of the predictions made about what kind of changes we were to witness due to this digital revolution. So were these predictions just lucky guesses or was the computer always destined to success?