Now, if you’re sick and tired of paying those ever escalating utility bills, then the digital ‘good life’ might be on the horizon.
Already you can install solar, wind and convective power generators and sell back to big business; soon you’ll be able to set up your own car electric station by sticking a plug outside your home and linking it to the internet where you will be paid by electric car users for usage.
Stick a WiMax base on your chimney and that’s another source of revenue for you.
Already, of course, there are all kinds of websites from video and photo sharing to blogging sites like this where people can start to make a living.
So, as the recession bites the concept of getting up, jumping on the train, going to an office and then repeating the process backwards at the end of the day might be one of the casualties.