As a follow on to the last post – imagine this – a man watches how to deliver a baby on YouTube. Sure many of us go to WebMD and look up the occasional malady. But this is pretty powerful stuff. What happens when the third world really gets connected – suddenly people who have little idea of what the modern world is a about will have access to a wealth of information.
The same goes for business – as a technical person when I have a problem – I Google it. All types of businesses are going to be empowered with the extensive growing database that is the web. The key is how to find that information and harness it.