"The first stage in a technology's advance is that it'll fall below a critical price. After it falls below a critical price, it will tend, if it's successful, to rise above a critical mass, a penetration."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Chris Anderson on Albert Einstein
"The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation."Chris Anderson on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Chris Anderson on Arthur C. Clarke
"The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life."Chris Anderson on John F. Kennedy
"I am sorry to say that there is too much point to the wisecrack that life is extinct on other planets because their scientists were more advanced than ours."Chris Anderson on John F. Kennedy
"And this is one way to do technology forecasting get a sense of where technology is, and then anticipate the next upturn."
"And what's interesting about the hybrids taking off is you've now introduced electric motors to the automobile industry. It's the first radical change in automobile technology in 100 years."