The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces that Will Shape Our Future by Kevin Kelly. Technology is moving and evolving rapidly in an almost unpredictable fashion. At the moment we are on the cusp of true technological advancement and if we wish to become part of it and to grow and learn with it then we must look to understand and embrace the 12 deep trends that Kelly has outlined. We must accept these trends and work with them as they are the only predictable variables in this era of technological growth. This is a summary and analysis of the book and not the original book.