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Disruptive Technologies

I believe a major technological innovation that will have significant consequences for global society is driverless cars. Once autonomous cars become the norm for personal transportation, how people move about and interact with one another will change entirely. I hypothesize that there will no longer be widespread ownership of personal ...

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It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Drone!

“Drones have managed to capture a major share of the commercial, personal goods, and military service markets”. Although a relatively new product into the market, drones have been making headlines and turning head due to its vast capabilities for the activities and services it can offer. I can buy my ...

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Drones’ Effects on the Global Society

Antranik Malkastian 7/19/2018   Flying drones are probably one of the most life changing technologies that is affecting our society nowadays. For example, drones can successfully fly over objects and tall buildings to provide health care and first aid packages. In cases of disasters and emergencies where every second makes ...

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Disruptive Technologies: Living in a virtual world

In addition to a vast majority of the United States population being prone to stress and anxiety under a fast paced environment, it’s estimated that 1 in 5 people also experience a mental disability. Physiatrists have been known to over prescribe medications to help resolve mental disorders inflicting an estimated ...

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DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES: Artificial intelligence and the rapid changes

Artificial intelligence and the rapid changes Fitsum Endashaw A major technological advancement that we are witnessing in this era that will revolutionize how we will be living in the future is artificial intelligence. Artificial intelligence is a part of computer science that deals with arming electronic devices like computers, cell ...

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DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES

Julien A. Carsky Looking Forward to Futuristic Innovations One major technological innovation that I can see becoming a relatively common method of transportation within the next 15-20 years, will be autonomous, self-driving cars. According to the Centers for Disease Control, fatalities resulting from traffic collisions impact approximately 33,000 people annually ...

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Globalization — The Power of Human Engineering? [McMillan, Alexander]]

I drive a Volkswagen Jetta – it’s an automobile that I ordered straight from the factory as a graduation gift for myself during my last semester of my undergraduate education. It’s a German engineered car produced by the Volkswagen Group (VAG). But my car was assembled at a facility in ...

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