There is a great battle ongoing between tech companies and it’s taking place at the bottom of the sea. Over 1 million km of cables are connecting various continents to support the insatiable demand for the internet.
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.