What else will fit in our pocket in 20 years?

Speculating what will be achieved by a certain date in an industry that's evolving at an exponential pace isn't easy.


Who would've honestly conceived all this would fit in our pocket simply two decades later?

As technology becomes better and better, transistor sizes continue to shrink, and cloud computing evolves I certainly anticipate that 99.99999% of the population will be able to use their mobile device for everything. Certainly there will have to be peripherals to accompany, but no longer will we need multiple processors in multiple locations. I imagine public places offering displays and input devices such as mice & keyboards that wirelessly connect to your mobile device.

Poor, poor Ubuntu Edge... you were beyond your time... and overzealous in your crowd-funding campaign. I do, however, support the long term vision. One day.... one day...