The Invisible Internet How Wireless WANS, LANS and PANS and IP Anywhere Will Change Our World Sponsor: Association for Corporate Growth Speaker: John B. Landry Lead Dog Ventures [email protected] Is there something going on here?. H1 2002 Forecasts
Source: Nokia, Merrill Lynch, NTT
All These Innovations Are Now Being Applied to Wireless!
Agenda: Understanding Wireless
…for Fun & Profit
Office, Home, School, Airport, Hotel
Office, Briefcase, Person
Cellular – Kilometers
802.11b10’s – 100’s Meters
U.S. Mobile Worker Market
PANThe “Off-Campus” Wireless ‘Net G2.5 and G3 Networks Are Happening Here!
Jumping to Conclusions? Verizon & Sprint Customers Win.. AT&T, Metricom and Non-CDMA Customers Lose
Smaller Size Larger
Info Access Usage Info Creation
Higher Mobility Lower
Phone Manufacturer Computer
Subsidized Distribution Direct
Hybrid Wireless Digital Assistant
Palm OS World-Phone & Wireless Modem
Shape of things to come?.. the 'small book'
The Concept of “Tablet Computing”
Why? The fridge is the natural place for communication in every family.
Home LANs & Convergence?
Reverse Mobility Moving the Computation… Not the Computer
Napster… Sell / Donate your idle cycles!
Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence
THINK is a computer-aided drug design program that models interaction between potential drug molecules and a target protein that is involved in the growth of cnacer. Finding positive interactions… could lead to a cure.”
PANBluetooth: No Flash in the PAN!
Updating Navigation equipment from computer route planner
Synchronisation of portable devices with desktop PC
Headset to phone connection
Access to phone book from PDA/HPC
Connection of computer to mouse, video camera, still camera...
IBM’s Linux Watch
Camera: Custom CMOS sensor, 100 FPSProcessor: Proprietary ARM-based ASIC at 70 MHzCommunication device: Bluetooth transceiverBattery: TBAInk cartridge: Standard DIN 16654Illumination: IR LEDResolution: 0.03 mmWeight: 45g
Paper quality: StandardPrinting technique: Standard offsetPattern ink: Standard blackDot spacing:Nominally 0.3 mm (0.01 inch.)Total pattern size:73 000 000 000 000 letter size pagesMinimum readable pattern area:2x2 mm (0.08x0.08 inch)
Extreme Bluetooth: Anoto Revolutionizing Writing Forever!!
The New Wireless Internet, which extends the reach and capabilities of the wired Internet, will be the driver of another boom in innovation and wealth creation.
Once again this massively disruptive technology will upset traditional business models and wreak havoc on conventional assumptions about work, home, family life and education.
You’ve been warned!