Home / Disruptive Technology

Disruptive Technology

Nokia exits the VR market

Hello, everyone! In recent years, Virtual Reality is one of the most popular new technologies. However, the Finnish information and communications technology company Nokia says it will stop development of its OZO virtual reality camera and lay off 310 jobs in Finland, the US, and the UK. The company currently ...

Read More »

Is America ready for the future of technology?

A 2016 study conducted by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) found that nine percent of jobs internationally are at high risk of being automated. An earlier study done in 2013 by Oxford economists Carl Frey and Michael Osborne estimated that 47 percent of today’s U.S. jobs are ...

Read More »

Convenience Stores not Convenient Enough? Start-Up Company Faces Societal Backlash After Launch

On Wednesday last week, two ex-Google employees started their own start-up company named Bodega. The idea behind this company is to make a pantry box that acts as a larger version of the vending machine. Inside of the box are snacks, drinks, toiletries, and other things that one might find ...

Read More »

Agility Robotics: The future of Artificial Intelligence

Sumaiyah Sarwat ENES 464 07.19.17 Agility Robotics: The future of Artificial Intelligence Robotic development mechanization is being advertised as one of the major technological innovation in the modern society. Agility robotics are exhilarating machines that are agile, efficient, and capable of managing highly self-motivated operations. They are robust, efficaciously conferring to ...

Read More »

Consequences of a Virtual Market- Sara Ennis

Online ordering has been around for quite some time now, but recently has picked up steam. Companies have been improving their online ordering options and processes to make ordering faster and easier. One or two day delivery has become a common offering for many retailers and the implementation of apps ...

Read More »

Quantum Computers in Tomorrow’s Global Society

Quantum Computers in Tomorrow’s Global Society Adrian Johnston   The implications of quantum computers are wide, broad, and exciting. From artificial intelligence to healthcare, the global society of tomorrow will look different than it does today. The way we live, work, and play will enhance, in part because of quantum ...

Read More »