The future is closer than you think.

Robert X. Cringely

Imagine digitally chronicling every moment of your life, never working from an office again and buying the majority of your clothes for a virtual "you" online. If these sound like far-off dreams of the future, think again.

With observations and comments from real world technology and business pioneers, and the wit and wisdom of host Robert X. Cringely, THE TRANSFORMATION AGE looks at the boundless opportunities and the overwhelming challenges.

BlackberryExtraordinary transformations are taking place in our lives due in large part to the impact of information technology. Businesses are transitioning from the physical to the virtual, often with unexpected results. Meet those who are striving to remain competitive and survive in this new age of discovery and constant change. What is the next big thing?

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