Q: What do Steve Wozniak & Raj Goel have in common?

A: We both see tremendous problems with Cloud Computing, Security, Property Rights, etc.

Other than that, absolutely nothing 🙂


From Business Insider:

“I really worry about everything going to the cloud,” Wozniak told the audience, according to a transcript from Agence France-Presse. “I think it’s going to be horrendous. I think there are going to be a lot of horrible problems in the next five years.”

Wozniak didn’t offer much in the way of specifics about what these “horrible problems” would be, but he did hint at concerns about signing away rights to digital property stored in the cloud and generally losing ownership of that property.

“I want to feel that I own things,” Wozniak said at the event. “A lot of people feel, ‘Oh, everything is really on my computer,’ but I say the more we transfer everything onto the web, onto the cloud, the less we’re going to have control over it.”

via Steve Wozniak: Cloud Computing Will Cause ‘Horrible Problems In The Next Five Years’ – Business Insider.