Emerging Technologies

It may seem that scientific progress is constant (linear), but in the last half century we have experienced a period of immense (exponential) technological improvement. There are innovations happening right now that seem to be pulled straight from the pages of a science fiction book. Whether it is robots that can read minds, AI that can create images on its own, holograms, bionic eyes or other mind-blowing technologies, there is much to look forward to in the world of emerging technology.

In this section I keep you up to date on some of the most interesting stories from the world of emerging technologies.

4G vs. 5G: A Comprehensive Comparison

Understanding the differences between 4G and 5G can be confusing, but this post breaks it down for you. Learn about the key differences in speed, coverage, latency, capacity, and potential applications of these two generations of mobile network technology.

The age of Super Apps

As more and more companies jump on the super app bandwagon, the competition is only going to get tougher.

Fields of Application of 5G

5G is a fifth-generation technology for mobile communication networks that promises very high data rates and reduced latency times. 5G is designed to meet the needs of a wide range of services and applications. Let’s discover together the new application areas enabled by 5G technology.

Edge Computing 101: Questions and Answers

As the demand for real-time data processing continues to surge with the rise of connected devices, edge computing is expected to experience an increasing demand; for those unfamiliar with the technology, the question remains: what is edge computing and how does it work?

Driverless Taxi in the City of Shenzen

People often talk about self-driving cars and think of big names from America like Tesla and Waymo. But, there are also Chinese companies working on this, like AutoX. There’s a video below that shows how a driverless taxi called RoboTaxi works. It’s driving on city streets in Shenzen, making left turns and passing other cars […]

Tactile Internet: Bringing Reality Into the Digital World

The Tactile Internet has the potential to dramatically change the way humans live, work and play. Imagine being able to feel the texture of an object while shopping online, or experiencing realistic haptic feedback while playing a virtual reality game.