Are you as smart as Bill Gates?

There’s an amazing video interview on YouTube of Bill Gates from 2015 where he predicts the pandemic. How did he know? The answer is simple: everyone who was paying attention to world health was aware of the threat.

To give you a five-year warning about another serious threat, please read the NSA’s Quantum Computing and Post-Quantum Cryptography FAQ today. It will tell you about the threat of a “Cryptographically Relevant Quantum Computer” (CRQC). Is it going to happen today? No. Is it guaranteed to happen? No. Is it a very likely threat in the next five years? Read the FAQ and you tell me.

Author’s note: This is not a sponsored post. I am the author of this article and it expresses my own opinions. I am not, nor is my company, receiving compensation for it.

About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is a business advisor and technology consultant. He helps Fortune 500 companies with digital transformation, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn's Top Voice in Technology, he is the host of the Shelly Palmer #strategyhacker livestream and co-host of Techstream with Shelly Palmer & Seth Everett. He covers tech and business for Good Day New York, writes a weekly column for Adweek, is a regular commentator on CNN and CNBC, and writes a popular daily business blog. Follow @shellypalmer or visit



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