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The Smart Ones

Harshdeep Goraya The Smart Ones One major technological innovation that has extended our limits as well as revolutionized the world we live in is the smart phone. This device brings enormous amounts of positive impact in the lives of people all around the world. Though, it brings just as much ...

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The Future of A.I. in the World

Technology can have many effects leading to better or worse company outcomes. One disrupting technology that is effected to have a significant impact soon is artificial intelligence. According to Gartner, specifically the Gartner Hype Cycle for Emerging Technology, artificial intelligence is one of the three major trends in emerging tech. ...

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Quantum computers: A new revolution ? (Pouya Susanabadifarahani)

Quantum computing is at its infancy stage but it has the potential to completely revolutionize every market sector especially those that rely on analyzing big data (research, medicine, finance, etc.) that modern computers don’t have the capability to compute. Modern computers when they were first invented were slow, expensive, and ...

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Towards the Future with Artificial Intelligence [McMillan, Alexander]

All of us are are familiar with trivial versions of artificial intelligence, be it the adaptive cruise control systems implemented in modern vehicles, computing systems that suggest music or movie titles based on our perceived tastes, or corporate hotel computing systems that sell rooms based upon the computing systems “experience.” ...

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Cryptocurrency will revolutionize globalization

I believe that cryptocurrency will have significantly positive consequences for global society. Cryptocurrency has the ability to completely change the way global business is conducted. With a universal currency, there are no needs for intermediaries, such as banks or wire services, and goods and services can be traded and exchanged ...

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The Impact of Driverless Cars – Jared Wine

As of right now, it seems like driverless cars are the next big thing about to break out into the world. Companies such as Tesla and GM have been working on driverless cars for only a couple years now, and they already have working models that are street-legal. Driverless cars ...

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Artificial Intelligence and Its Effect On Society

Nicholas Orji   One major technological innovation that I see on the horizon that has consequences, positive and/or negative, for global society is Artificial Intelligence, also known as A.I.. Artificial intelligence is a form of technology that is comprised of machine learning concepts and algorithms. It is an attempt to ...

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The Visual Revolution of AR-Technology by Robert Gomez

AR A technology which you may be unwittingly familiar with as you swap out your face to that of a cartoon dog on your Snap-chat app and which just last year made a huge appearance in the cellphone app market on the app which was downloaded more than 750 million times, ...

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The Key to Our Genes

A few decades ago, the idea that we could one day cheaply and reliably edit the basic building blocks of life could be safely relegated to the domain of science fiction. Today, however, that is becoming less and less the case. CRISPR/Cas9 is a technology that allows “genetic material to ...

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Artificial Intelligence and the Ripples through Society

1. A major innovation that is on the horizon is the improvement in artificial intelligence. The subject of artificial intelligence has a lot of power behind the meaning of what it will bring to our world. It is more beneficial in terms of its advantages compared to the harm it ...

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Renewable Energy Is the Way of the Future

First came coal, and then came oil.  Although both of these energy sources helped develop the world into what it is today, they are not the way of the future.  Instead, that title is held by renewable energy. In 2010 alone, the world consumed 150 exajoules from coal and 200 ...

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Smartphone Changes the World – Liwen Zhang

With the rapid advances in technology, technological innovations change our ways of life. One major technological innovation I see in this horizon that has significant consequences for our global society is the smartphone. The smartphone changes people’s ways of life in the 2010s, connecting all the technological marvels of the last 20 ...

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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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Virtual Reality or Virtual Destruction?

A new innovation that will have a major impact on the future of our global society is virtual reality technology. This is an extremely immersive type of reality technology that allows us to simulate real experiences in a virtual world. This virtual world is creating by stimulating vision, hearing and ...

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Disruptive Technology: CRISPR gene editing

Saya Usui One major technological innovation I see in the horizon that has significant consequences for global society is gene editing using CRISPR. Until the invention of CRISPR, gene editing was extremely expensive and took a long time. However, the invention of CRISPR lower the cost of gene editing by ...

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