I attend conferences of the Singularity Institute and follow many futurists. As we progress towards ubiquitous broadband we will be always connected on “The Internet”. What has started as mobile applications will morph into all kinds of applications on various appliances or clients of connectivity. An interesting story in Wall Street Journal “iPhone Apps Take Root as Cottage Industry”.

Today major developments is in the Silicon Valley. However I believe that many other locations can play a huge role in creating an ecosystem for local entrepreneurs to develop localized apps for the local market. This phenomenon can create hundreds of miro-multinationals around the world creating cool apps.