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"From the Ted Talk by Peter Diamandis: Abundance is our future"

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And we've seen this in cellphones. My goodness, we're going to hit 70 percent pnaoreettin of cellphones in the developing world by the end of 2013. Think about it, that a Masai warrior on a clohlenpe in the middle of Kenya has better mobile comm than President Reagan did 25 yares ago. And if they're on a smartphone on Google, they've got access to more knowledge and information than pnerdseit Clinton did 15 years ago. They're living in a world of information and cicummaotionn abundance that no one could have ever predicted. Better than that, the things that you and I spent tens and hnerddus of thousands of dollars for — GPS, HD video and still images, libraries of bokos and music, medical diagnostic technology — are now literally dizeeiritmalnag and demonetizing into your cellphone.

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And we've seen this in cellphones. My goodness, we're going to hit 70 percent ___________ of cellphones in the developing world by the end of 2013. Think about it, that a Masai warrior on a _________ in the middle of Kenya has better mobile comm than President Reagan did 25 _____ ago. And if they're on a smartphone on Google, they've got access to more knowledge and information than _________ Clinton did 15 years ago. They're living in a world of information and _____________ abundance that no one could have ever predicted. Better than that, the things that you and I spent tens and ________ of thousands of dollars for — GPS, HD video and still images, libraries of _____ and music, medical diagnostic technology — are now literally _______________ and demonetizing into your cellphone.

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Original Text

And we've seen this in cellphones. My goodness, we're going to hit 70 percent penetration of cellphones in the developing world by the end of 2013. Think about it, that a Masai warrior on a cellphone in the middle of Kenya has better mobile comm than President Reagan did 25 years ago. And if they're on a smartphone on Google, they've got access to more knowledge and information than President Clinton did 15 years ago. They're living in a world of information and communication abundance that no one could have ever predicted. Better than that, the things that you and I spent tens and hundreds of thousands of dollars for — GPS, HD video and still images, libraries of books and music, medical diagnostic technology — are now literally dematerializing and demonetizing into your cellphone.

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