How to spot the next big (digital) thing

Technologies fall in and out of fashion like trendy neighborhoods

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People change. Their tastes evolve. New things become fashionable, and others pass out of use.

Digital stuff is not immune to this process. In fact, digital stuff is probably more susceptible to shifts in usage because so little of it is contained in a physical object.