As humans we are good at linear thinking. This type of thinking has served us well and we have had no need for any other type of thinking. But what happens when technology changes exponentially and therefore the world with it? Is linear thinking still going to give us asomewhat accurate understanding of the future or is there a need for us to start thinking in exponetial terms? How does one even do that?
To get you started I would recommend reading Ray Kurzweils essay ”The law of accelerating returns ”. Follow the link http://www.raykurzweil.net.