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THE NEW NORMAL

Karen Chupka says we’ll adopt new tech faster post-Covid

Courtesy Karen Chupka
Karen Chupka, photographed for the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) in Crystal City VA, 11 July 2018.

It took a global pandemic and stay-at-home orders for 1.5 billion people worldwide, but something is finally occurring to us: The future we thought we expected may not be the one we get.

We know that things will change; how they’ll change is a mystery. To envision a future altered by coronavirus, Quartz asked dozens of experts for their best predictions on how the world will be different in five years.

Below is an answer from Karen Chupka, an executive vice president at CES for the Consumer Technology Association, the organization that puts on the tech trade show CES every year.

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