“First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.” – Mahatma Gandhi
A consistent narrative is emerging from news outlets regarding some of today’s most innovative technologies. While not limited to, much of the criticism focuses on 3D Printers, wearable technologies, virtual currencies and personal drones. The sentiment is often negative, unsubstantiated and unfairly skeptical.
And this narrative is being echoed through social conversations in offices, coffee shops and neighborhoods. While I don’t agree with all of the criticism, I understand why this is the case. Evidence suggests that this degree of criticism is often required before these products become mainstream.
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