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How blockchain can create the world’s biggest supercomputer

As our desktop computers, laptops, mobile devices, etc. stand idly by for a huge portion of the day, the need for computing resources is growing at a fast pace. Large IoT ecosystems, machine learning and deep learning algorithms and other sophisticated solutions being deployed in every domain and …

Bitcoin

What's Hot in Technology 2017

The rate of breakthrough technologies can either appear as without end or else on repeat, depending on your perspective. This paper explores what we …

Innovation

The tech predictions that didn't see the light of 2016

As the evenings get darker and the countdown to Christmas and the New Year starts, the abundance of 2017 technology predictions begins. But what was …

The world in 2045, according to Pentagon researchers

The world will be a very different place in 2045.<p>Predicting the future is fraught with challenges, but when it comes to technological advances and …

DARPA

Top 10 Ways Technology Will Improve Your Life by 2025

Technology is a key component of our day-to-day lives, and advances are happening every day at an ever-increasing rate. Though it is often difficult …

Looking to the future: 5 new ideas from CES 2016

21 technology tipping points we will reach by 2030

From driverless cars to robotic workers, the future is going to be here before you know it.<p>Many emerging technologies that you hear about today will reach a tipping point by 2025, according to a recent report from The World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on the Future of Software & …

Internet of Things

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Taiwan February export order value down on month, up on year, says MOEA<p>Bits + chips | 3h 58min ago<p>Taiwan attracts foreign direct investment of over …

Mind Over Matter: Using Brain Waves to Control Electronic Devices

The recent history of human technology shows an increasing number of products and services that can be controlled remotely and automatically using …

The Future of Design in Technology

10 predictions for the next 10 years<p><i>By Julie Zhuo</i><p>Design in the chameleon-colored world of technology is still young. The word <i>interaction design</i> only …

10 Breakthrough Technologies 2016

Immune Engineering<p>Genetically engineered immune cells are saving the lives of cancer patients. That may be just the start.<p>Precise Gene Editing in …

Genetics

2116: A Look Into The Future [INFOGRAPHIC]

3D printed homes, underwater cities, and subterranean 'earthscrapers?' Step into 2116. This is the future according to Britain's leading scientists.

The future of doping in sports

The medicalization of sports is nothing new; drugs such as EPO that treat anemia in cancer patients and significantly boost red blood cell counts …

After Moore’s law: The future of computing

After Moore’s lawThe future of computing<p>The era of predictable improvement in computer hardware is ending. What comes next?<p>print-edition iconFrom the …

9 ways technology will change within the next 10 years

Ten years ago, there were no smartphones. It was the coffeeshop era of Wi-Fi, which meant that the Internet was just beginning to follow us out the …

Wi-Fi

12 Emerging Technologies that May Help Power the Future | Research Horizons | Georgia Tech's Research News

The world human population is already more than 7 billion — a number that could exceed 11 billion by 2100, according to projections from the United …

5 ways robotics are influencing the future of technology

Thanks to early visionaries, like Da Vinci and Archytas of Tarentum, the last several hundred years have been spent looking ahead toward our emerging …

Research brings 'smart hands' closer to reality

Using your skin as a touchscreen has been brought a step closer after UK scientists successfully created tactile sensations on the palm using …

Skin

Samsung patents smart contact lenses with a built-in camera

In the future, we could all be wearing smart contact lenses, like the ones secret agents use in movies.<p>Samsung has been granted a patent in South Korea for contact lenses with a display that projects images directly into wearer's eyes, according to the Samsung-focused blog <i>SamMobile.</i> A built-in …

Patents

Contact Lens Uses Digital Images, Tactile Sensations to Restore Vision to the Blind

Approximately 59,000 children and 6.6 million adults are legally blind just in the U.S. alone, according to the National Federation of the Blind. …

Samsung patent gives glimpse into the future of smartwatches

Image credit: Samsung<p>article<p>http://www.geektime.com/2016/05/16/samsung-patent-gives-a-glimpse-into-the-future-of-smartwatches/<p>Geektime<p>Samsung is …

The Future of Technology Is In Your Ear

What if the Future of Technology is in Your Ear?<p>My experiment with a $13 device convinced me that the next major platform will replace text with …

This breakthrough turns any surface into a 360-degree camera

<b>Wallpaper cameras</b><p>In the world of tomorrow, every surface will be a camera. Or at least, it seems that way. Researchers from the Computer Vision Lab …

Sony developing smart contact lens that does more than let you see

One of the highlights of <i>Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol</i> is the smart contact lens that lets the character Trevor Hanaway record documents. A …

Gartner Reprint

Top 10 IoT Technologies for 2017 and 2018<p><b>Published:</b> 22 January 2016 <b>ID:</b> G00296351<p>Analyst(s):<p>Summary<p>This research discusses 10 technologies that will …

What IBM’s new quantum processor means for the future of computing

Tucked away at IBM Corp.’s T.J. Watson Research Center in a high-tech fridge cooled to almost absolute zero is an experimental chip that could help …

Quantum Mechanics

These 4 Major Paradigm Shifts Will Transform The Future Of Technology

image credit: Pixabay<p>For the past fifty years or so, technology has followed a fairly predictable path. We squeeze more transistors onto silicon wafers, which makes chips more powerful and devices smaller. Manual processes become automated, productivity increases and life gets better. Rinse and …

Innovation

Ingestible robot operates in simulated stomach

Robot unfolds from ingestible capsule, removes button battery stuck to wall of simulated stomach<p>In experiments involving a simulation of the human …

7 Chinese companies that will shape the future of the tech industry: My week in Beijing

Technology companies in China have leapt forward in Usain Bolt-like strides in recent years, as they've evolved from remarkable copiers to legitimate …