"He may now travel the world giving speeches and even include Bono as a friend, but Wales’s celebrity relies largely on being the guy who made the sum of the world’s information free without making a penny himself."
The Wikipedia founder asked followers of his "Talk" page if there was any evidence of the NSA whistleblower having edited Wikipedia in his youth. "It seems highly likely to me," wrote Wales. "Most people who fit his profile will have done so."
In the next 15 years, the course of human society will be drastically altered by new technologies that we can’t even dream of. But, with enough planning now, we can push the development of those technologies toward those that make life better. These four ideas will help us get there.