World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum takes place annually in Davos, Switzerland and in an upset Denmark took top position in this years Network Readiness Index. The United States dropped to seventh place, having held the top spot last year.

Here is a video of one of the founders of Skype, a Danish serial entrepreneur, at the World Economic Forum. Skype was sold to Ebay for a cool $2.6 billion back in 2005.

The World Economic Forum gathers top technology and business leaders such as Bill Gates. Bill Gates tries to seem visionary stating that if ‘web 3.0’ is the next big buzzword it shows the lack of creativity in technologist. Speaking of lack of creativity, Microsoft has been accused plenty of times as following the teal-light of truly innovative companies. Bill Gates feels that in the next ten years we have room for four more buzzwords.

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