Google's Eric Schmidt on how things might look in 5 years:
A nice except from his talk at the Gartner Symposium, provided by the NYT.
Among his points:
It's because of this fundamental shift towards user-generated information that people will listen more to other people than to traditional sources. Learning how to rank that "is the great challenge of the age." Schmidt believes Google can solve that problem.
More interesting points at source, as well as a link to the whole talk…