Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
Just to your second paragraph. Sure I think somebody else would have come up with something similar some years later. But I think the difference in economic impact if the www would have been invented 5 years later is already very big.

And on what project do you think these 1000s of smart people would have worked? Financial innovations? Micronukes?

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by Martin (weiser.mensch(at)googlemail.com) on Thu Feb 21st, 2008 at 03:09:35 PM EST
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