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As the tech revolution gathers pace, we can safely say that the geeks shall inherit the earth - but what does this mean for the rest of us?

3rd November, 2013

Dublin's been all about the techies for the past week. Ten thousand of them milling around Ballsbridge for the Web Summit in their smart casual business gear (God forbid anyone should wear a suit), sharing tips (I imagine) about the latest apps. Or something.

Frankly, I find their air of hyper-clued-in-ness just a teensy bit intimidating. They make me want to hide my phone, for fear it won't pass muster (too 2012).

That said, these days,...

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