Future screen in our digital lives…

Om Malik on Gigaom.com wrote recently:

Indeed, if you take all the emerging technology trends — multitouch, wireless connectivity, cheap silicon, better batteries, location-based services and a move toward open-source operating environments — and marry them to the explosion of digital information taking place, what you have is the opportunity for yet another screen in our increasingly digital lives.

The blog post discusses the combination of electronic ink (think Kindle) with the Android OS.  His time frame is 2-3 years.  Maybe we should start an Android development course in our schools?