We're on the cusp of some of the biggest changes in technology in years

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A version of this essay was originally published at Tech.pinions, a website dedicated to informed opinions, insight and perspective on the tech industry. By now you've undoubtedly read or viewed several different CES stories across a wide range of publications and media sites. So there's no need to rehash the details about all the cool, crazy or just plain interesting new products that were introduced at or around this year's show in Las Vegas. But it usually takes a few days to think through the potential impact of what these announcements mean from a big-picture perspective. The impact of technology on nearly all aspects of our lives continues to grow.