I'm still waiting for my flying car.
Zonk at Slashdot has a good write-up of Blizzard President Michael Morhaine's keynote at the Austin Game Developer Conference.
Morhaime takes the stage to applause, and begins by expressing fascination with the possibilities of the modern era. Right now, he says, the ability for people to connect is unprecedented in the history of humanity. Looking back on the 20th century, this puts us now in a very unique situation. Advances in transportation, communication, and information storage have made the world a far smaller place. The rate of change is so fast that we have a hard time coming to grips with it. Future shock is everpresent, but he (at least) views this as a good thing.
Check it out at Slashdot.