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if b2b b2c and p2p is already here

[8:38:14 PM] Ben: what’s next? …well is binary arithmetic… p2b

[8:42:31 PM] Bas: b2b, b2p, p2p, then p2b
[8:42:52 PM] Bas: p2p was the last missing component
[8:43:26 PM] Bas: however, an understanding of how p2p in modern time occurred with facebook and these p2p, is useful to know what is next…

 [8:43:43 PM] Bas: if I have to put my crystal ball at it…
[8:44:12 PM] Bas: p2p or the people were left behind in the computer revolution…
[8:44:34 PM] Bas: especially the kids in school and colleges…

 [8:46:13 PM] Bas: also my predictioin back then was not only based on p2p but also on digital distribution

[8:48:16 PM] Bas: digital distribution comes about as the commercialization made possible with digitization…prior to 1990 the world was analog…then everything started converting to digital…analog cannot be distributed effectively over the web…digital can…so after PDF and scanner and digital camera were able to transform analog signals to digital form,,, then it became easy to see that you had the ability to distribute these form which was then accumulating…

 [8:49:59 PM] Bas: prior to 1990, you had the internet and then yahoo got the search for info…and you can track the information growth in digital form…in the older days (1980) there were DARPA and Unet and a service in SF called The Well,,, using modem,,, we used to subscribe to get scientific information, reports on protocols and communications,,, and that was it…