The technological revolution has transformed many aspects of our lives. Television, mobile phones and computers are all commonplace. The absence of these technologies would be unthinkable, but there are other emerging technologies that may have even greater impacts on our futures. The advantages of technology are obvious: improved efficiency and productivity, enhanced communication and collaboration, faster access to information, more accurate analysis, and less reliance on manual labor and human error. At the medical level advancements in technology have improved healthcare and significantly extended life expectancy, reducing disease and combating harmful viruses and bacteria.
Future technologies include augmented and virtual reality Blockchain, 5G technology quantum computers, quantum computers, as well as biotechnology. These technologies will alter our world forever and make the impossible possible.
Augmented and virtual realities blend the digital and physical worlds, bringing our imagination to life. They can be used for a variety of uses from entertainment to education and virtual office visits. They will also allow us to connect with friends and colleagues across the globe and to interact with 3-D objects.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is a network of devices connected to the internet and can send and receive data. IoT has revolutionized industries like agriculture, manufacturing, and transportation. By 2025 it is believed that the IoT could encompass more than 30 million devices in the world.