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Catherine Armitage

Catherine Armitage is a senior writer at The Sydney Morning Herald. In a long career in journalism she has covered a wide range of topics including business, science, social issues, education, higher education, legal affairs, ideas and the future. She is a former higher education editor and China correspondent and has received numerous awards and scholarships for her work. She is currently writing about the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sex Abuse. 9282 3330.

Maciej Ceglowski, founder of Pinboard, is asking if the internet may be hitting the limits to its growth.

A peek at peak internet

Let's imagine the internet in 50 years. Everything will be instrumented, quantified, "smart" and networked.