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  1. #1
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    video games out rank cloning in technology break throughs.


    1) Wireless world
    2) Defense technology
    3) Alternative fuel vehicles
    4) Biotechnology
    5) Computers
    6) Lasers
    7) Genomics
    8) Global finance
    9) Processors
    10) Digital storage
    11) Space
    12) Fiber optics
    13) Satellite TV & radio
    14) DNA testing
    15) Video games
    16) Biometrics
    17) Energy and water savers
    18) Scanning tunneling microscopes
    19) Batteries
    20) E-baggage
    21) Remote controls
    22) Animal cloning
    23) Manufacturing technology
    24) The big picture
    25) Weather technology
    video games out rank cloning in technology break throughs.
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    Just a Virtualized Geek MrLinus's Avatar
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    Video games have had a far greater direct impact on society than cloning has IMO. I was a bit surprised that Wireless came out on top but it does make sense. There is a lot that's being done in this field and I think we can only expect it to grown (Blackberries, pagers, phones, internet access, RFIDs, etc.).

    The question is: what will be #1 in 25 years from now?
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    Money talks and the market for video games is greater than the market for identical sheep.
    \"You got a mouth like an outboard motor..all the time putt putt putt\" - Foghorn Leghorn

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    They call me the Hunted foxyloxley's Avatar
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    The question is: what will be #1 in 25 years from now?
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    Priapistic Monk KorpDeath's Avatar
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    Mainstream media is such a joke. They wouldn't know technology if it bit them on the ass.
    Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labor; but even supposing knowledge to be easily attainable, more people would be content to be ignorant than would take even a little trouble to acquire it.
    - Samuel Johnson

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