During the industrial era, the physical architecture of the Internet 1 was developed. We sought to treat the greatest amount of information possible within a network of interconnected PCs to offer to the greatest number of citizens, even if they were anonymous and possessed few assets. Thus began the development of databases and the processing of text, language, spreadsheets and offices – the first generation of promises about the capabilities of artificial intelligence.

Buzzwords of today :

• Smart City • Big data
• Internet of Things • Cloud
• Social Networking • Drones
Modernity = ???