Read Time: 4 minutes Young adults love the latest tech. Check out this list of popular tech gifts and see which one of them will make your grad’s year.
Innovation drives us toward the future. Henry Ford discovered that automation on the assembly line leads to a more efficient production method for all cars. Many industries then adopted this concept. Developing new technologies to make life more convenient became the norm. With each new piece of technology, people adapt and incorporate it into their way of life. Twenty years ago, no one could have guessed that people would be carrying tiny computers in their pockets, tweeting their feelings, or streaming videos on the web.
Now we have Netflix and Hulu. You can belong to multiple social networks. We interact with others around the world on blogs and can access the information super highway via smartphones, tablets, laptops (and yes, desktops for those who still have them). We easily lose ourselves in our devices. In addition, we demand more automation and connectivity. The internet of things is driving innovation and connectivity, as it demands faster processing speeds and bandwidth. Artificial intelligence, machine learning, and big data aid us in crunching masses of data. They say self-driving cars will require more information analysis daily, than most of today’s technology can process. What does that mean?
The future of our society is in STEM education because we need more minds willing to engineer tomorrow’s drone, the next iPod, and discover the predecessor of virtual reality. Discover how technology is changing your life for the better. Learn how to protect yourself from cyberattacks that are no longer science fiction. Innovation is coming. Are you prepared?
Read Time: 4 minutes Businesses and consumers need to worry about their personal data and how much they share. Cyber security is a top priority in the digital age.
Read Time: 3 minutes Hovercraft are extremely cool and can be used recreationally, but they also have some practical purposes. Here’s how different industries use hovercraft.
Read Time: 4 minutes On October 20, 2016, the well-known beer company Anheuser-Busch made a test run with its new autonomous tractor-trailer. Here’s how the test-drive went.
Read Time: 3 minutes Big Data analytics are necessary for many industries. Brush up on the basics of big data to understand how you’ll benefit — both now and in the future.
Read Time: 4 minutes The internet of things keeps evolving faster. However, this increased innovation makes it hard to set security standards, increasing exposure to hackers.
Read Time: 4 minutes Anyone can get a smartwatch or fitness tracker. Check out these unique uses for wearable tech. These devices are the future of wearables.